Tagged:All posts tagged: Thomas Pynchon

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Writing

Start In the Dirt: On Writing ‘Unlikable’ Characters

Just as with real people, it takes time to get to know and like certain characters. The author of The Sky Is Yours explains why hers are worth the effort.

Books

Gum, Meet Shoe: 10 Offbeat Detective Stories

The best mysteries are often the ones that don't take themselves too seriously. Here are some standouts in the field of quirky detectives.

News

Austin’s Alamo Drafthouse Plans Clown-Only Screening of ‘IT’

In addition to coulrophobia, today's roundup is also serving you a double dose of literary conspiracy theories. Sail into the weekend with your Daily Blunt!

Quotes

10 (Nearly) Impenetrable Pynchon Quotes for Thinkers

In honor of Thomas Pynchon's 78th birthday, we’ve assembled some of the author's quotes that will have you deep in thought in no time.

Culture

Haruki Murakami's Advice Column is Open for Business

Haruki Murakami is trying his hand as advice columnist, the marrying types have a new engagement ring option, and more in our Daily Blunt.

Culture

'Inherent Vice': A Review in Praise of the Absurd

P.T. Anderson’s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice is absurd and rambling – and wonderful.