May Draft Pages 2019

"The situation is serious and Henry thinks everything is working out when none of it is, and as he sits smoking a smoke the morning dries into panic and death. This is just a story about the future, and about how it came to … the end."

“Against the Country” by Ben Metcalf

A Book Review I wrote via "Against the Country" by Ben Metcalf “Here, then, is what I learned on, or because of, the American schoolbus:” Above is an opening line to an early chapter in the “novel”, Against The Country, by Ben Metcalf (country being rural surrounded by small town). It’s a difficult, award winning book (Ten… Continue reading “Against the Country” by Ben Metcalf