Exemplary Departures by Gabrielle Wittkop brings together four stories of inevitable death. Written with a Ms. Wittkop’s refined verbal excess, subtly pitched between delirious intensity and a sensual fever dream, these stories draw in and seduce with the allure of a poisonous spider.
Besides writing book reviews for his own blog, Karl writes reviews and essays for several other venues. He lives in the Midwest and has a full-time job. Posts might be irregular, but a commitment to quality is the first priority. The blog has a variety of subject matter, ranging from guilty pleasures to out-of-print hidden gems. View all posts by driftlessareareview