The Pity of William Trevor

The Pity of William Trevor

The Pity of William Trevor

Short Story by Harvey Stanbrough



When you’ve been severely psychologically and physically abused for much of your childhood, it’s easy to want to strike back.

The funeral, perhaps. Delivering the eulogy. That would be the perfect time, wouldn’t it? Or maybe not.


Harvey Stanbrough adheres to Heinlein’s Rules and writes across all genres. His works have been nominated for the Frankfurt (Germany) Book Fair Award, the Foreword Magazine Engraver’s Award, the Pushcart Prize, the BEA (NY) Book of the Year Award and the National Book Award.

Harvey has written and published 25+ novels and novellas, 170+ short stories, and hundreds of poems. He has compiled 5 critically acclaimed poetry collections and 25 collections of short fiction.

Harvey’s titles are available in every ebook format in over 400 markets and 1200 libraries worldwide. His longer works also are available in print. He splits his writing personality among four personas and various pseudonyms.