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By Stephen Dixon

Stephen Dixon's tales and novels have an unique, instantly recognizable sound and believe --a bizarre mixture of Franz Kafka and Frank Capra. Readers of his earlier paintings will locate in 14 tales that very same wry, creative, knife-edged humor that has come to represent his distinct sort. With an adroit use of language and a willing eye for the quirky, offbeat aspect of human nature, Dixon creates an international as considered via a fish-eye lens--slightly distorted and off-center, but recognizable and infrequently familiar.

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