J. Robert King

Archive for February, 2011

Moxyland–The Next 100

My last post may have made you think that Moxyland is somehow old-fashioned–some kind of South African The Sound and the Fury. Good. Because it is. Most reviewers of this novel have pointed to how new it is, how it bristles with punk energy, how it is edgy and eats its way out of the […]

February 3rd, 2011
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Snow Day!

That’s right, America. It’s a snow day! Snow days are different. They’re not just days without school–Saturdays and Sundays. They’re not just holidays–Thanksgivings and Christmases. No, snow days are special. They’re days off for no reason but insufficient infrastructure. But that’s the whole point. A snow day is a suspension of reality because reality has […]

February 1st, 2011
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