“It is too cold out there to shoot someone.”

This is sneak preview of a working project about Eddie Slovik, a soldier executed for desertion in World War II, by BL Pawelek.  Enjoy!   January 31, 1945. “It is too cold out there to shoot someone.” Slovik heard the line from Morrisson and pressed deeper into his jacket, deeper into the corner of theContinue reading ““It is too cold out there to shoot someone.””

Compendium by Kristina Marie Darling: review by Christopher Bowen

The linguist at play…   Compendium/by Kristina Marie Darling/Cow Heavy Books Kristina Marie Darling compends. She expouts. She uses palimpsest . She goes back and forth covering you compiling these stories. In Compendium from Cow Heavy Books (2011), Darling uses simple stated facts throughout her fiction to bring the reader through the tale then feetContinue reading “Compendium by Kristina Marie Darling: review by Christopher Bowen”