Sprinkle Cheese

Pregnant with Bobby Hartwig's child, Thai nurse Silliporn tracks him down to Alabama where, having survived a jump from a bridge in Bangkok, Bobby's back home taking care of stroke-victim Harold Suggs and falling in love with his gorgeous granddaughter Bee. The tiny Suggs' house turns pressure cooker beneath the stingy gaze of Harold's game-show addicted wife Nadine and a helpful retired nun who's moved in next door.

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Russell Helms

Russell Helms has had stories in Sand, Drunken Boat, Litro, Versal, Bewildering Stories, The Moth, and other journals. He writes, designs books, and holds a lectureship in English at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is from Alabama and was born in Georgia. He has traveled a bit, including trips to Thailand, Ethiopia, Peru, and Haiti. Helms holds an MFA in creative writing from Bluegrass Writers Studio and is a graduate of Jefferson State College (nursing), Auburn (history) and Yale (public health).

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