ARCHIVED WRITINGS

The Struggle To Be Mortal

An article about hypochondria.

Patrick Tobin - The Struggle To Be Mortal

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Cake

Appeared in Best American Nonrequired Reading 2008

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Hysteron Proteron

Here's a nice little horror/sci-fi piece that was published in Gulf Stream.

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That Kind of Nonsense

Originally published in Agni. It received a Special Mention in the 2004 Pushcart Prize anthology.

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Resuscitation

Short nonfiction that first appeared on Gulf Coast's online journal.

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Shellfish

New stuff

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End Credits

Newish

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Passage

Published in The Literary Review. I wrote this after Bush was elected the second time, and I started freaking out.

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Newton's First Law of Motion

Originally titled Mileage

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Always The Last To Leave The Party

Published in Portland Review. This was the result of my love affair with Sweden. I call it "Left Behind" meets Ingmar Bergman meets Wes Anderson.

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Sweeps

I wrote this after I quit smoking, right after Bush was elected the first time. It was published in Happy.

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14 1/2 Things To Do In Stockholm In The Dead Of Winter

Essayish piece that was a finalist for a Canadian National Magazine award (in the "we don't know what it is" category)

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Anthropomorphic

Essay that appeared in Florida Review

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Crash

Old stuff that that I gave up on years ago, but still like.

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