dennis scharnberg

quintus fabius maximus

The catastrophe isn’t something to come, Reggie.  The catastrophe is the hour-by-hour, day-by-day enactment of this culture.

Mark Anthony,  The Tale of the Mirror.

adoration of lies

Denise and Carla were desperate to find out—to fathom—what that snapshot had meant to the old boy.

Harrison Wilmer,  The Michaelmas Killer.