[PDF] Download ✓ Blue Has No South | by ↠ AlexEpstein Becka Mara McKay


  • Title: Blue Has No South
  • Author: AlexEpstein Becka Mara McKay
  • ISBN: 9781566568067
  • Page: 458
  • Format: Paperback

  • Their love story ended many years ago He still writes her name as a solution to crossword puzzle clues of suitable length Alex Epstein s miniature stories are indeed love stories, puzzles, stray clues, the beginnings or ends of philosophical treatises, parables, modernized legends, or perhaps a vivid handful of images thrown together, then allowed to disperse This is aTheir love story ended many years ago He still writes her name as a solution to crossword puzzle clues of suitable length Alex Epstein s miniature stories are indeed love stories, puzzles, stray clues, the beginnings or ends of philosophical treatises, parables, modernized legends, or perhaps a vivid handful of images thrown together, then allowed to disperse This is a form of which he has been hailed as a master, a form as singular and intricate as a collection of fingerprints His stories are populated by angels, chess players, mythical figures, Walter Benjamin, Franz Kafka, lovers young and old, writers of disappearing languages they are set in airports, trains, the sites of legends, hotels, bookstores in countries that no longer exist, dreams In each of them, Epstein draws precisely the smallest possible world, and revels in the great possibilities of a single sentence In each of them, we are invited to celebrate everything that can happen before the tip of the pencil breaks against the bright paper.
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    Commentaires:

    Amy
    Translated from Hebrew by Becka Mara McKayI can't decide if these are short stories, lyric essays, or poems. In any case, Epstein has compiled little moments of mystery and romance, history and humor, into this slim volume from Clockroot Books. There are no dramatic flares, and no heartbreaking losses. Instead, the situations and events he describes in these short pieces are simple, personal, and honest. There is emotion, but the quiet kind endured by quiet people, an emotion that reads far more [...]

    Cooper Renner
    Over 100 flash and micro fictions from a young Israeli author. Quality varies, as is inevitable with so many examples of this almost "lyric" form, but the best are fine indeed.

    Jessica
    Original writing, rather fabulous. Tends sometimes to a bit of sentimentality, but not often enough to be a big concern.

    David
    Read my review of New York Journal of Books: goo/jvLqt

    Melissac
    Completely unique micro-short stories that are somewhere between storytelling and poetry. These are both funny and philosophical. It is amazing how much can be told in one page.

    Matt
    Over 100 stories in this book, which is actually 135 pages, not 224. About 90% gems.

    Jane
    Here's a blog post I wrote about Alex Epstein and his book after meeting him at a bilingual Hebrew/English reading: oychicago/articlepx

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