“Past Reno” by Brian Evenson

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It’s been a decade since Bernt left the family ranch in Utah, putting as much distance as possible between him and his father. Now that his father is dead and there’s a will to deal with, Bernt decides to negate the man’s warning for him never to return. Yet, the nearer he gets, the less his surroundings make sense, and he finds himself haunted by the memory of the last day he’d ever been in Utah.

Past Reno

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About the Author
Brian Evenson is the author of a dozen works of fiction, including most recently A Collapse of Horses and The Warren. He received the International Horror Guild Award for his collection The Wavering Knife, the ALA-RUSA Award for his novel Last Days, and is a three-time O. Henry Prize winner. A 2017 Guggenheim Fellow, Evenson lives and works in Valencia, CA.
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