Category: Kurt Vonnegut

March Reviewed and April’s Holy Vedas

March Reading Review Before I get into reading stuff, some updates on the writing life. First, have I shared here that I’m the new Columnist for LGBTQ+ Literature & Craft at DIY MFA? I can’t recall; but my first article went live in early-February… Continue Reading “March Reviewed and April’s Holy Vedas”

Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut

“You were sick, but now you’re well again, and there’s work to do.” It is amazing to me that I can still pick up any Kurt Vonnegut book and find something thrillingly new and yet wholly familiar. He is one of my favorite writers… Continue Reading “Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut”

Review: Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut

Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut Final Verdict: 3.75 out of 4.0 YTD: 7 Plot/Story: 4 – Plot/Story is interesting/believable and impactful (socially, academically, etc.) Player Piano is Kurt Vonnegut’s first novel, and one of his best.  It brings to mind all that is great… Continue Reading “Review: Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut”

Review: Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut

Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut Final Verdict: 3.25 out of 4.0 YTD: 10 Plot/Story: 3 – Plot/Story is interesting & believable. This is the ninth Vonnegut book I have read, and I am not quite sure what to say about it. The story is… Continue Reading “Review: Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut”

Review: Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut

Summary Kurt Vonnegut’s  The Sirens of Titan: A Novel is another brilliant morality tale of science meets religion meets the future meets politics and “so it goes.”  This novel seems to take on, full scale, the battle between omniscient destiny and free will. In… Continue Reading “Review: Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut”