"It'll be a great place if they ever finish it." - O. Henry
Friday, May 20, 2005
If you've been waiting for some good fiction to come along ...
In the New Yorker, this week's your chance. It's been hit or miss recently with the weekly short story, but Jonathan Franzen's contribution "Two's Company" is funny, nuanced and self-referential; has sly pop culture allusions; features a beginning, middle and end; and you can read it all in one medium-length subway ride.