“The Haunting of Hill House” by Shirley Jackson

  No live organism can continue for long to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality; even larks and katydids are supposed, by some, to dream.  Hill House, not sane, stood by itself against its hills, holding darkness within; it had stood so for eighty years and might stand for eighty more.  Within, walls continuedRead more

“Pure Bred Chihuahua” by Marco Zaffino

  I received a review copy of Marco Zaffino’s “Pure Bred Chihuahua” from Matthew Read of 1001 Books To Read Before You Die a while back.  It’s taken me some time to get through, and I’m still not entirely sure what I think of the book. I began to shake from the beauty and theRead more