This is taken from an interview McElroy did with Tom LeClair from his book Anything Can Happen, it’s around the time he was writing… 731 more words
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This is one of my favourites from McElroy’s oeuvre. Essentially the “story” focuses on Zach, a young photographer, swimmer, former diver, incestuous lover to his sister, just as he’s on the cusp of leaving school and joining the military to become a photographer for them. 232 more words
For hear us falling. Toward the horizon albeit oblique, for we imagine it isn’t our natural state. We are some power to be here and to have changed toward life even to think distinct from these angels lately to be heard speculating in us as if they were learning to hope. 8 more words
Six months gets him to August, but what’s his direction? But this is also maybe six years ago. Time travel isn’t all magic; it can be hard overland work, minutes into hours into worm-geared days of a long division of labor as strung-out as a string of mistakes and as specialized as the stone of which the Ship Rock ship was made to hold together.