Posts Tagged: Steinbeck

Used-Car Salesman


I wondered if he understood my joke, or its evasion, but surely he knew a used-car salesman always fudged his story. In fact, the car had been in my possession all of three weeks. Also, it didn’t exactly belong to me. ...more

You Might Never Find Your Way Back: Shirley Jackson’s Hangsaman


There are other odd, improbable, tenuous connections, as if Hangsaman had a secret way of speaking to (or through) other artifacts beyond its time. ...more