Posts tagged Lynda Barry

More than a few yucks

Words and phrases from Jodi’s review of the novel Cruddy by Lynda Barry that made it absolutely mandatory that I read it stat: “Slaughterhouse;” “… bodies left in their wake;” “Horrifying;” “Not for the faint…

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Cruddy & the penis embargo

That whole Franzen/Picoult/Wiener “boys get all the attention” kerfuffle, made me acutely aware that my To Read pile was leaning disturbingly masculine. While I haven't quite sorted out my feelings about the dust up, I…

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