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I have 59 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 129836 times and 51 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Barry Rachin

My stories


Damaged Goods

The widow, Lyuba Russova, is damaged goods, but then so are most of the other Russian immigrants at the Meadow Lanes subsidized housing complex.

Leaky Pipes

Bartholomew Schroeder, a retired plumber, can sweat pipes and fix broken toilets, but can he mend a teenager's broken spirit?

Slatternly Sluts and Bodacious Bimbos

Helen Garfunkel, an unemployed reference librarian, is contemplating a romantic tryst with a hotdog pushcart vendor.

The Invisible Hand

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner...

The Janitor's Helper

A new floor, a new life.