365 Stories: Day 5: The TV and Winston Churchill by Ben Loory

stories-for-nighttime-and-some-for-the-day Today’s story is bizarre. It is about a TV who has a mind of its own and only wants to show the family it’s with, opera and shows/news about Winston Churchill. The TV loves Churchill and opera and nothing else. What happens later is the rest of the story, which I won’t discuss here and spoil it for you.

Ben Loory’s writing is eerie, dark and ironic. It is essentially plots such as these that work for him in his stories and he is the kind of a writer who will never fail to surprise or shock you. “The TV and Winston Churchill” is also a reflection of the times we live in and what we consume. Read this story to find out.

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