maybe i’m just on a cranky binge lately, but i couldn’t finish this.
there are three stories in this collection. i did finish the first, which had its moments, some of them poetic, some polemic. the second i got halfway through, and expired from boredom and confusion and annoyance: it tried to be funny, and wasn’t. the third i have run out of patience for.
not my words, but i don’t think i can express my view of the work better than this: