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Td Toussaint

Joined 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Bitter old punk, wage slave, also sell indie horror & esoteric stuff at regional gatherings. Weaned on Jarry, Breton & Tzara, these days I'm happy with an unfussy novella or some unsettling stories :) Queer, anti-capitalist, have a little dharma practice going on.

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Ottessa Moshfegh: Lapvona (2022, Penguin Publishing Group) 4 stars

A fateful year in the life of a thirteen-year-old shepherd's son living in Lapvona, a …

Felt a little diluted relative to her short stories, but maybe I always feel that way if I’ve discovered an author via their short form work. Her prose is direct & unadorned & pretty magnificent. It’s funnier than I imagined 🥹