Consultation 1: With Victor Hugo

    Note: Since I’ve gone out on a limb and blamed my boredom with (particularly) current American fiction on a sense of ennui on the part of the authors, this post begins a series of imaginary interviews with authors who did manage to pin down the passion of their time and commit that passion…

2014 in review

Thanks to those who tune in to Gridley Fires blog. I like to say that my followers are few, but they’re rabid and somewhat deranged. And that’s a GOODĀ thing. So maybe you’d like to see yourself mirrored in the below report. Thanks, have a safe but happy new year’s, and I hope you’ll urgeĀ all your…