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Sometimes It Snows in America
Born into Somali royalty and Saudi Arabian wealth, Fatma is given away in infancy and,...
Unravelling
Told in alternating chapters that go back and forth between the 1990s and the present,...
Call Me Stan: A Tragedy in Three Millennia
When King Priam's pregnant daughter was fleeing the sack of Troy, Stan was there. When...
Thirteen Heavens
"Two friends two friends, how close could they get without being one man … one...
Claiming Kin
Set in Santa Cruz, California; San Remo, Italy; Paris, France; and a fictional town called...
Everything I Own
Songwriter Michel Laflamme is stuck in traffic on Montreal's Jacques Cartier Bridge. While waiting for...
Against the backdrop of Morocco and France, the hero of The Goat In The Tree travels in pursuit of both an audience for his stories and his next meal. Fictional travelogue, love story, and the misadventures of a teller of tales, Lorne Elliott sends his narrator tip-toeing around the uncomfortable edge of things, out to where stories bloom, and brings them back for us to enjoy.

"I didn't realize I was hungry till I smelled cooking from across the street. Through the open gate of the ryad I could see a table crowded with brochettes of mutton and baskets of sliced bread. There were also plates of black olives, sliced tomatoes, honey-soaked phylo pastry for dessert... "
The Goat in the Tree

Lorne Elliott
2014
The Goat in the Tree
Through the Sad Wood Our Corpses Will Hang
Talk About God & Other Stories
The Four Roads Hotel
The Transaction
Venera Dreams: A Weird Entertainment
Manhattan Meltdown
The Alcoholic's Daughter
The Ocean in the Well
Land for Fatimah
The Boy from Aleppo Who Painted the War
The Magic Dogs of San Vicente
Maniac Drifter