I prefer science fiction, fantasy, and horror without the spaceships, dragons, and zombies.
It's May. It's Short Story Month. I'll be reading only short fiction this month.
No, that's a lie. Joe Hill's The Fireman comes out this month, so I'll be reading that, too.
Which brings me to this list of recommended short fiction collections. First up is...
Note: A Natural History of Hell doesn't come out until July, but it will be good. Jeffrey Ford is one of the best living short story writers. See.
Grab a book of short stories.
Download a quick read from your eBook retailer of choice.
Support the art form.