Five people who live in the same New England town discover that they were all at one time "mechanics," a kind of cosmic repairman assigned to keep order in the universe and clean... Read more
Five people who live in the same New England town discover that they were all at one time "mechanics," a kind of cosmic repairman assigned to keep order in the universe and clean up the messes made both by humans and the utterly fearsome Chaos.
Bathing the Lion Hardback edition by Jonathan Carroll
JONATHAN CARROLL is the author of eighteen novels including THE LAND OF LOVE, WOODEN SEA, WHITE APPLES, and THE GHOST IN LOVE among others. He graduated cum laude from Rutgers University and studied for his Masters Degree at the University of Virginia while working as an English teacher. His love of teaching took him to the American International School in Vienna, Austria. Carroll currently writes and lives in Vienna.
In Jonathan Carroll's surreal masterpiece, Bathing the Lion, five people who live in the same New England town go to sleep one night and all share the same hyper realistic dream. Some of these people know each other, some don't. When they wake the next day all of them know what has happened. All five were at one time cosmic "mechanics".
When they wake the next day all of them know what has happened. All five were at one time "mechanics," a kind of cosmic repairman whose job is to keep order in the universe and clean up the messes made both by sentient beings and the utterly fearsome yet inevitable Chaos that periodically rolls through, wreaking mayhem wherever it touches down.
Features thirty stories by some of the year's best science fiction and fantasy authors, including Jonathan Carroll, Neil Gaiman, Kij Johnson, Kelly Link, Paul McAuley, RJ Parker, Robert Reed, Rachel Swirsky, Catherynne M Valente, and others. This title is your guide to magical realms and worlds beyond tomorrow.
Walker Easterling is a retired actor turned successful screenwriter living in the Vienna of strong coffee, fascinating friends, and mysterious cafes. When he falls in love with Maris York, a beautiful artist who creates cities, his life becomes alive in fantastic and unsettling ways. As Walker's love for Maris grows, his life gets more and more bizarre-he discovers he can see things happening just...
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A collection of interviews with masters of fantasy and science fiction, including: Terry Bisson, Marion Zimmer Bradley, John Brunner, Jonathan Carroll, Robert Holdstock, Ellen Kushner, Ursula K. Le Guin, Fritz Leiber, Ray Faraday Nelson, Frederik Pohl, Dan Simmons, Lawrence Watt-Evans, and Jack Williamson. All interviews conducted by Darrell Schweitzer.
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