Coming Through Slaughter- Michael Ondaatje

Reading another from the Ondaatje oeuvre confirmed to me the Canadian author’s penchant for this kind of writing-by-assemblage. His shtick is to crack open historical uncertainties- give invented light to the liminal- and experimentally assort the chaos in a kind of justice-and-curiosity-driven poetic. … More Coming Through Slaughter- Michael Ondaatje


A Wild Sheep Chase – Haruki Murakami

The book is gleamingly off-kilter, almost sublime in parts, and the general critic’s opinion that it’s a book for the cosmopolitan, linguistically restless, globally-intuiting new generation is possibly one that’s more than moot. … More A Wild Sheep Chase – Haruki Murakami