Suburban evils

Just finished Blind Crescent by Michelle Berry, a tale of a group of families living on a suburban cul de sac that follows well on the bizarre family relationships of August:Osago County. Initially in this story, you feel a bit like the suburban site is safely enclosing the residents, but decay is creeping ever closer.…

Midnight on a snowy evening…

There's something about midnight on a snowy night. Sounds are muffled, few cars are on the road, the plows have already been by and their flashing lights have spun out across the snow. It's quiet in my suburban apartment. Too quiet. I can hear the ticking of all the clocks in the apartment, the slight…