Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

American writer Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (1922 - 2007) was an intellectual novelist whose works often carried a countercultural slant. He is best-known for the novels Cat's Cradle (1963), Slaughterhouse-Five (1969), and Breakfast of Champions (1973). He also wrote a number of influential short stories and social commentaries including Harrison Bergeron.

Only a couple of Vonnegut's short stories are in the public domain, please enjoy them.

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Short Stories

It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.