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I.Am.Buried.In.Print.

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I’m usually rather serious. As when discussing books like Michael Ondaatje’s Warlight, and Michael Redhill’s Bellevue Spiral. (Yes, I have a thing for Michaels.) But I can also be silly. (As in “Dear Public Library”.)

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Fresh bookishness!

Mini Update Sticky Post: October 23, 2019 I'm reading Julia Wang's short stories, Home Remedies. And rereading Richard van Camp's short stories, to see how some of his

Quarterly Stories: Autumn 2019

Kaplan, McKay, Puntí, Rosenfarb and Shapton Short Stories in July, August, and September Whether in a dedicated collection or a magazine, these stories capture

Summer 2019, In My Reading Log

In Iris Murdoch’s Henry and Cato (1976), Henry Marshalson inherits the family estate when his brother Sandy dies. Henry returns to the home where his mother

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