A Prerogative


The Best Short Story I Read in a Lit Mag This Week: “A Prerogative” by Rolf Yngve

  We humans as a species have difficulty accepting that our heroes are made of the same plain stuff as the rest of us, which is why it can be so difficult to write a hero story in which the protagonist’s heroic actions appear, well, human. Rolf Yngve’s story, “A Prerogative,” (Kenyon Review March/April 2015)…