"I wanted to make nature a source of conflict, but also a source of joy and beauty and wonder and delight."
Tag: Weird Fiction
“Seven Moons” makes space for the cacophony of ghostly voices of those killed and disappeared in Sri Lanka's long civil war.
“How I made the book determined the story that was created … Once you have enough of something, a narrative can emerge.”
"You need your heroes to have flaws.”
“Weird fiction is unusual, too, in how the unknown may be both horrific and incredibly beautiful.”
In the intro to season 6 of Novel Dialogue, Kate Marshall gets weird: “I was looking at writers who were considering themselves part of a new weird, and I wanted to ask what the old weird was, and so I started looking.”
Part literary detective story, part Gothic tale, and part fictional biography, Paul La Farge’s enthralling novel The Night Ocean is composed of the formal hybrids and ...