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The Surgery of Last Resort

Daniel Smith

’Early one morning in the fall of 1999, Steven R., a forty-seven-year-old man with fair skin and grey hair, was in the front yard of his home in suburban Nebraska, picking up leaves‘.

Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith's writing has appeared in the Atlantic Monthly and he is currently working on a book about the science and history of hearing voices, which will be published by Penguin in the US. He lives in New York.

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