I reviewed Matthew Salesses’s I’m Not Saying, I’m Just Saying, at HTMLGiant. It’s comprised of 115 flash fictions and I loved how beautifully written each of the pieces was. There’s an organic flow to the works as they built up to a bigger assemblage.
Koi fish have hundreds of scales that form a protective armor around them. Matthew Salesses’s I’m Not Saying, I’m Just Saying is a collection of 115 flash fictions that, like those scales, explore the spoken and unspoken nuances that connect and glue relationships in all their misfit forms.