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    {Review} The River Through the Trees by David Peak

    by David Peak on 3.25.13 Pages: 164 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads “The Thornapple’s winding body and its non-navigable waters, bringing nothing to nobody. A steady stream of pointlessness. A withered worm in a rotten apple. A river surrounded by a stillness, whose muddy banks go untrodden, whose tireless, repressed rage goes unheard, out of earshot, trembling with inarticulate anger.” The Thornapple runs through Ardor, Michigan. This story is set during the winter. I could feel the cold in my bones. It may well be that the the season is a symbol, of what’s become of this town. The dead-ness of it. The grittiness of it. The wasted remains…