BASIC BOOKS 1998 My review of OMENSETTER’S LUCK: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2017/01/01/omensetters-luck-william-h-gass/ My on-going review of THE TUNNEL: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2017/01/06/the-tunnel-william-h-gass/ When I real-time review the first three novellas in this CARTESIAN SONATA book, my comments will appear in the thought stream below ….
Alfred A. Knopf 1995 (First edition) My real-time review of OMENSETTER’S LUCK by William H. Gass HERE. Trump was born in this book. When I real-time review THE TUNNEL, my comments will appear in the thought stream below….
Penguin Books When I real-time review this novel, my comments will appear in the thought stream below. My previous reviews of older or classic fiction works HERE.
‘HENRY GREEN’: The Lull If you read this story, they’ll likely take you away in the ‘plain van’, and my review is to save as many people as possible from its smouldering insanity taking hold as fire. Not sure though if it’s too late for the likes of me. Seven chapters in all. About firemen […]
ALL BELOW ARE LULU PRICES WITH NO PROFIT TO ME Details of these books can be found HERE, including the books with my reviews of Black Static and Interzone and TQF. MY GESTALT REAL-TIME REVIEWS OF SUCH AN AUTHOR NOW CRYSTALLISED IN PRINT: Please let me know if any particular book might need updating with […]
Part Eight of the CONTROVERSIES thread which continues from Part One HERE and Part Two HERE and Part Three HERE and Part Four HERE and Part Five HERE and Part Six HERE and Part Seven HERE. . Further discussion will hopefully be made in the comment stream below. Everyone is welcome to contribute on any aspect […]
A Philosophical Inquiry By William H. Gass 1976 New York Review Books 2014 My previous work on GASS here When I review this book, my thoughts will appear in the thought stream below…
THE MOST ASTOUNDING (25 March 2022): Astounding Synchronicity Another astounding synchronicity the same date (25/3/22): https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2021/12/26/the-penguin-book-of-the-contemporary-british-short-story/#comment-24337 *** https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/06/11/the-merman/ — https://nemonymousnight.wordpress.com/769-2/ https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/06/08/backwards/ Sue Harper / Mark Patrick Lynch/ Michael Griffin / Rapunzel / The Lady of Shalott https://nemonymousnight.wordpress.com/769-2/#comment-608 https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/05/20/walking-horacio-mark-patrick-lynch/#comment-19220 https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/05/17/armageddon-house-michael-griffin/#comment-19222 https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/05/30/lady-of-shalott-and-covid/ Georgina Bruce’s Honeybones: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/03/17/engines-beneath-us-honeybones/#comment-18558 Ray Cluley’s In The Wake of My Father: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2020/03/17/black-static-74-interzone-286/#comment-18564 Corvid (Covid): […]
“Culp smiled when he sent one of his Culpagrams: WHEN THE WORM HAS EATEN THE APPLE, THE APPLE IS IN THE WORM.” – from ‘The Tunnel’ (1995) by William H. Gass https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/2017/01/06/the-tunnel-william-h-gass/#comment-9119
I think Trump/ Brexit (as shorthand for what is happening in our zone of the world as a symptom of a complex world as a whole) is a catharsis that is one or more of: (1) A dark force, an enema, a purgative, for eventual good. (2) A force for good in itself, that we […]