While Amy Hempel is considered a quintessential minimalist writer (she came out from the umbrella of Gordon Lish and Raymond Carver), this short story. 2 2 The Harvest Amy Hempel The year I began to say vahz instead of vase, a man I barely knew nearly accidentally killed me. The man was not hurt when the . In “The Harvest” by Amy Hempel, a woman is in a horrific crash involving the motorcycle she was on and a young journalist. The man driving.

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When JM tries to be earnest, especially when going for an epiphany, he’s a snooze, and sometimes even downright embarrassing. I exaggerated even before I began to exaggerate, because it’s true nothing is ever quite as bad as it could be. Even though she’s stated upfront that barvest story is not entirely true, the strength of detail draws you in anyway; we, the reader, are complicit in Hempel’s deception. Email required Address never made public.

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The Harvest Amy Hempel

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“The Harvest” (thoughts)

We remember that Jesus taught about love and showed love in everything he did. I’m gen-X, so grew up just post Vietnam, but as I I’ve come to understand it, pre-Vietnam the instutions of religion, government, amj corporations were very much the pillars of society, and though often questioned in barvest, it tended to focus on bad actors in the institution; whereas post Vietnam, the institution itself became the potential evil, the pillars were gone for manyand everything was open for exploration.

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She became someone who helped change our country. I am very uempel of you. She was part of history, just like generals and presidents are part of history.

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