Tag Archives: fiction

2012 in Books

Book count for 2012: 64. See below for list. Yes, 64 is quite a fall from last year’s count of 100+, but page for page, I read a lot more this year than I have in years past. Books like Infinite Jest, 2666, Freedom, The Instructions, and the various presidential biographies – these took major […]

Ghost cities and dust.

When you see something for what it is, what is the thing you are seeing? Fuck the low roads and the high roads with this one. Anobium burrows underground. Recently, Benjamin van Loon, our managing editor and muscleman, submitted a story for publication to a literary journal. After a few weeks, he received a personal […]