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On 'Swamplandia!' and 'Good Evening'

The swamp tour took place in a flat-bottomed boat. Our guide was an affable man in his fifties, a generous storyteller with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the local flora and fauna. 462 more words

I'm writing this because I'm procrastinating from a revision.

I recently wrote a blog post for PLURAL that covered what we thought of Swamplandia!; and I left out a part discussing Louis Thanksgiving and that song I wrote.

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“Kiwi and his father could sometimes meet at the intersection of their two angers, like neighbors drawing up to the barbed stars of a fence.”

-Karen Russell

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Swamplandia!

Swamplandia!
Karen Russell
© 2011
316 pages (hardcover)

Several years ago, my husband and I decided to celebrate our last-ever spring break (as third-year students in law school) by taking a road trip down Highway 1 through the Florida Keys.  1,174 more words

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