The May stories ordered solely on my personal tastes.
- ‘How Can I Help?’ by Rivka Galchen
- ‘Tom Wolfe’s My Name’ by Jessamyn West
- ‘A Village After Dark’ by Kazuo Ishiguro
- ‘The Faithful’ by James Alan McPherson
- ‘White On Black’ by Tess Slesinger
- ‘The Battle Of The Suits’ by Jessamyn West
- ‘The Silver Bullet’ by James Alan McPherson
- ‘Homecoming’ by Jessamyn West
- ‘Vicious Circle’ by Langston Hughes
- ‘By The Way Of Morning Fire’ by Michael Weaver
- ‘A Sense Of Story’ by James Alan McPherson
- ‘The Story Of A Dead Man’ by James Alan McPherson
- ‘Can-Can’ by Arturo Vivante
- ‘The Story Of A Scar’ by James Alan McPherson
- ‘The Pink Pale Roast’ by Grace Paley
- ‘Memorial Day’ by Peter Cameron
- ‘Levitation’ by Cynthia Ozick
- ‘Backwacking, A Plea To The Senator’ by Ralph Ellison
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