Posted on Oct 28, 2010 | 0 comments

by Raymond Carver.  Short story master.

Bleak, spare, and gripping.  Alcoholism a persistent theme (he wrote what he knew).  Possibly not the best reading if you’re already feeling a little down.

Before Cathedral I picked up, by mistake, The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler.   Very different, despite the prevalence of booze in both.

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