In our morning reading: thoughts on John Wray’s novel, an interview with R. F. Kuang, and more.
The Moral Terror of Eric LaRocca’s Short Stories
In a 2022 interview with Cemetary Dance, Eric LaRocca discussed their approach to writing — and, more specifically, writing horror. “That would be a failure for me as an artist, if I left you feeling indifferent to whatever you just read,” LaRocca said. “I had failed in my capacity to tell a story that shook you and made you think and maybe disgusted you, maybe just made you feel something. That’s what I try to do with any of my work.”
Weekend Bites: Robert Lopez on Memoirs, Eric LaRocca on Horror, Erica Berry on “Wolfish,” and More
In our weekend reading: an interview with Robert Lopez, revisiting a Jeanette Winterson novel, and more.
Morning Bites: Kelly Link Returns, Kate Folk Interviewed, Selah Saterstrom’s New Book, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Kelly Link’s new book, an interview with Kate Folk, and more.
Morning Bites: Revisiting Kathy Acker, Eric LaRocca Interviewed, Joe Vallese on Horror, and More
In our morning reading: revisiting Kathy Acker’s work, an interview with Eric LaRocca, and more.
Morning Bites: Eric LaRocca Interviewed, Casey Plett’s Recommendations, Vladimir Sorokin Fiction, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Eric LaRocca, book recommendations from Casey Plett, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ursula K. Le Guin Revisited, Fleetwood Mac and Movies, Eric LaRocca’s Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Ursula K. Le Buin’s fiction, Fleetwood Mac and the movies, and more.