I Like to Keep My Troubles on the Windy Side of Things gathers brand new stories as well as some previously published in Washington Square, Spork, and [SIC], among other magazines. This pocket-sized book features original art by John Mejias of Paping.
“Buzz Poole is a daring and original voice in American storytelling. As they veer from the bizarre to the sublime, these short pieces display startling insight and inventiveness, as well as a thrilling ability to improvise.”
— Adam Mansbach, author of Angry Black White Boy
"A well-titled pocket story collection where the words roll out like a trek across a Texas highway and it's hard not to picture yourself eating cold beer and greasy eggs with Buzz in some dusty nowhere diner."—Quimby's
I LIKE TO KEEP MY TROUBLES ON THE WINDY SIDE OF THINGS is a 2010 Small Press Holiday Recommendation!