The Wolf and the Watchman

Certain people read too much and get strange…

Breakfast of Champions

This is a tale of a meeting of two lonesome,…

The Metamorphosis

One morning, as Gregor Samsa was waking up from…

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead

A whodunit chalked full of astrology and animal…

There, There

“You know what Gertrude Stein said about…

The Heart

One day, she must find out what direction time…

American War

You fight the war with guns, you fight the peace…

Brave New World

A love of nature keeps no factories busy. –…

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater

Thus did a handful of rapacious citizens come to…

All the Light We Cannot See

Because plants eat light, in much the way we eat…

Neuromancer

It was difficult to transact legitimate business…

The Sellout

I felt like Michelangelo staring at the Sistine…

An Unnecessary Woman

Henri Matisse once said, “It has bothered me all…

American Gods

But we never built churches. We didn’t need to.…

Borne

Wrote Borne in his journal: “I met a kind fox…

Purity

The real appeal of apparatchikism was the safety…

Gilead

This is an interesting planet. It deserves all…

The Gunslinger

The man in Black fled across the Desert, and the…

The Grapes of Wrath

Now farming became industry, and the owners…