“Pull Hitter,” by R. Gerry Fabian

This piece by R. Gerry Fabian, first published in 1983, is short, yet dramatic.  The author’s use of spacing with the words do a fantastic job of emulating the experience of watching a baseball launched off the bat and landing in just this manner.

*

At
the
CRACK
of the bat
a l o n g drive
c
u
r
v
i
n
g
Foul!



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