Hayden’s Ferry Review


The Best Short Story I Read in a Lit Mag This Week: “This Place of Great Peril” by Mel Bosworth

When we meet the main character of Mel Bosworth’s “This Place of Great Peril” (Hayden’s Ferry Review Fall/Winter 2014), he’s just beginning to suffer from acute oxygen deprivation, or as editor Dana Diehl puts it, the author “drops us on top of the 84th tallest mountain in the world, into a slowly deteriorating mind.” I…