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Fiction, Gillian Flynn, Musings, Sharp Objects, Television

Sharp Objects and Cutting Away Misconceptions of Feminism (a preview)

The Wife and I are watching the HBO limited series adaptation of Gillian Flynn's novel, Sharp Objects. Concurrently, I am reading said novel. I have to say I am thoroughly enjoying and engrossed in both. My interest sparked curiosity about the book's author, and as I reviewed some of her biography, I was struck by… Continue reading Sharp Objects and Cutting Away Misconceptions of Feminism (a preview)

Fiction, The Ghost Writers

The Ghost Writers (excerpt)

17 October, ‘78 Dear Q, I received yesterday by post the promised manuscript and dove headfirst into your delightful prose. Within a brief two hours’ time I had finished your novella and placed the last page upside down on the glorious pages that came before. I am not sure if I have ever been both… Continue reading The Ghost Writers (excerpt)