A collection of flash fiction which will challenge and delight readers. All over the place in the space of a mind.
“The brilliant stories in Sylvia Petter’s Mercury Blobs are sometimes very funny and sometimes very moving, and often they are both at once, which is one of the best tests of a truly serious writer. Moreover, she is a master of the very short fictional forms that have become a crucial expressive medium of the 21st-century sensibility. This is a splendid collection from a gifted writer
–Robert Olen Butler, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain.