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and a gay bookshop owner are all people he finds in some way admirable. He them, which for a 12 year old out to bring the Third Reich to Galway is a bit of a problem. The opening of To Me a story without any Nazis at all in it is so good it would be impolite to do anything but read on: killed my stepfather when I was almost fifteen. Nobody saw it coming, especially him. Book Of Frags (Wurm Press ) is Dave Lordan first collection of short fiction. Lordan is a literary extremist in the tradition of Louis Ferdinand Celine and esteemed literary and sexual acrobat, the Marquis de Sade. Not only is he not trying to write mere updates of the Irish short story; many of his stories are not even stories in any traditional sense. is just a word we never Saucony Cruel World 2 settle begins strangely:
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Stories you would not find in Ireland's Own
After some debate (coinage, medals, spearheads, an unique musical instrument, an elaborate candle stand ) we decided to divide her and use her to make five Alloy Ladies. term Lady brings one deceased former British prime minister absolutely to mind; when I try to imagine who the five Ladies might be, the first name that pops to mind is Mario Draghi, leader of a sub Thatcherite group of economic terrorists who usually go by the initials ECB.
in the New Cemetery in 1976. He was joined there in 2011 by my Mother; I sure they have the most excellent conversations.
Kathleen came home my father died.
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My favourite story, Polis includes the liveliest job advertisement I seen in years: be a quiet unobtrusive person with EXCELLENT PERSONAL HYGIENE will not have sex with you in general but very occasionally I might, so you must produce a certificate of sexual health. the good old days this book would have been banned and men in raincoats would have smuggled copies in through customs. First Book of Frags is a dark pleasure in which you cannot but indulge.
The Nazism really gets going in the fantastically dark A 12 year old boy writes away to join the Socialist Workers Party of Great Britain and Ireland His induction papers arrive by post, embossed eagle on the envelope. The narrator finds the instructions contained therein impossible to carry out:
aim of seducing Aryan maidens would be a problem since I was pathologically shy. When asked at family weddings or birthdays to dance with girls, I refused and blushed. I turned and then goose stepped away. But there is a happy ending. Our hero can find no in Galway.
When Kathleen took off her clothes at the wake I saw, for the very first time, the whole island of Ireland. non story then spends five pages getting better and better. I do not know exactly what it is about, but I have several ideas. In Iron Lady his delightful strangeness is at work again:
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