Tagged: Cracklescape

Cracklescape is a collection of four short stories by Margo Lanagan. I have no idea what the stories are about but they make for great reading. They hint at things, and the unknown, but they don’t have to hunt after the answer to any of the questions they raise, it is enough for them to make you wonder.
I think of them all my favourite was Bajazzle. I loved the Sheela-na-gig reference, and the idea of the Sheelas was just great, although really want to know more about them. And Don, urgh, he was such a dick but at the same time I liked reading about him. His inability to appreciate what he had, his uncomfortableness with other people’s needs. And of course, the icky sex.

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