1. Carntower Apartments, where much of the action of the novel takes place, is described as “a facade of ennui upon a foundation of misery, an eyesore on a block of eyesores, a derelict monstrosity lingering too long.” How are specific characters extensions of Carntower apartments? Is there a better word to use in the […]
I have another piece up on McSweeney’s: Categories for The Meta Awards.
My piece Answers to Dr. Brain Wizard’s Logic Puzzles was just posted on McSweeney’s.net. Feel free to read it, if you enjoy that sort of thing.
The ocean. It heaves up and heaves down, torn fro and to by the power of the moon. Often, when the tide is out, some fish find themselves stranded in a tide pool, confined in an area smaller than that which they are accustomed to. The economy is like the ocean. You may find yourself […]
O Captain, My Captain PLAYER 1 looked at his crew. They were a ragged bunch of misfits, from every ghetto of every planet in the galaxy. Many of them were wanted criminals, but for good crimes, like stealing bread to feed babies, or punching corrupt politicians in the face. They would follow him to Hell […]