Sep 14, 2012

The Book of Shining Mazes

Troy was in the garage practicing with his ponce metal band when they broke in through the kitchen door.

Whoever they were, they didn't take anything.

They did leave a piece of paper by the microwave, folded into a makeshift envelope. With a bloody premolar inside.

The Unsleeping Dream
by Sandra Dieckmann

From M. John Harrison's blog post, "Paragraph from a manuscript found in room 121, the Ambiente Hotel":
Your gift to the reader isn’t a lot of words. It’s to have a grasp of syntax & inflexion that lets you load more into the text than it seems to be able to accomodate.

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