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The Din of Celestial Birds

Exhibit A in the ongoing case of Why You Should Be Reading Brian Evenson. If you like this one, hie thee forth to grab his latest collection,  6 more words

Father of Lies

Review #22: Fiction

Father of Lies by Brian Evenson

This novel is dark. It is disturbing. It is uncomfortable. And all of it is completely necessary. 838 more words

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Bookslinger Update: "Windeye"

The Bookslinger app has been updated with a new story!

The story this week comes from Windeye by Brian Evenson, published by Coffee House Press. A woman falling out of sync with the world; a king’s servant hypnotized by his murderous horse; a transplanted ear with a mind of its own—the characters in these stories live as interlopers in a world shaped by mysterious disappearances and unfathomable discrepancies between the real and imagined. 38 more words

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Brian Evenson, "Life Without Father"

“The problem, Elise realized, staring at him, was knowing what to say. You could say what you thought was right, what would make sense to you, and nobody else really understood it. 26 more words

Literature

Review: The Open Curtain, Brian Evenson

I have perhaps become spoiled by my time splashing in the shallows of genre fiction, seduced by the promise of easy entertainment and little cognitive output. 865 more words

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Inbox/Outbox: October 5-October 11

Uncertain how to begin, the blogger glowered at the screen and then, in an attempt to cow it into submission, began rolling his pecs. The laptop was unimpressed, as were his readers. 824 more words

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Publication Day of Laura Ellen Joyce's THE LUMINOL REELS

Today is the official release date of Laura Ellen Joyce’s The Luminol Reels.

ABOUT THE BOOK

The Luminol Reels is a baroque phantasmagoria, where haunting thematics… 353 more words