New Work in The Honest Ulsterman

I’m proud to have a story and a poem in the February 2017 issue of The Honest Ulsterman, a venerable Northern Irish mag. The story is called “Subheading: Eloise,” an odd one I wrote almost two years ago while living in Edinburgh, doing my postgrad research on George Saunders. I’m afraid I might betray the influenceContinue reading “New Work in The Honest Ulsterman”

American Pietà: My review of George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo

Read my review of Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders here, in The Public. A year and a half ago I was finishing up my Master’s dissertation on the short story writer George Saunders. Saunders appeared in ’96 with a great fanfare of plastic fairground midway trumpets — his debut collection of stories, CivilWarLand in Bad Decline,Continue reading “American Pietà: My review of George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo”