Category Archives: Books

Jesus’ Son

Short Stories * Denis Johnson * Personal Apocalypse * 1992 Synopsis People are fucked up. There, that’s pretty much the end of it. Enjoy the stories, everyone. Okay, that might be a bit of a glib dismissal, although it’s the … Continue reading

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American Gods

Novel * Neil Gaiman * Godpocalypse * 2001 Synopsis America is a vast and strange place, and that’s coming from an American who has lived here his entire life. It’s the early 21st century, and there is still a sense … Continue reading

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Nexus

Just say no to daring to say no to drugs. Continue reading

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The Rise of Endymion

Turns out I’m a bit of a sap. I regret nothing. Continue reading

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Blackass

I will highly recommend using safe-search if you intend to do an image search of the title of this book. Continue reading

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Endymion

THE SPACE POPE Continue reading

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Rosemary’s Baby

I know Levin wrote a sequel to this but I like my idea better. Continue reading

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The Waste Land Project: Crome Yellow

Come on down to Crome Yellow, where the people are dull and the conversation is banal! Continue reading

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The Source

Who wants to read a thousand pages of horrible, horrible things? Anyone? Hello? Well you’re missing out. Continue reading

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The Diamond Age

Oh hey, it’s the last of the readable Neal Stephenson novels! ( I kid, I kid. Mostly.) Continue reading

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