I originally purchased this years back (one summer during High School) at the New Milford Public Library's annual book sale.
I have picked this up to read it several times when bored at home in CT and I always forget that it is short stories and that I have started it before until I get halfway through the second "chapter" (which of course is the second story) and realize there are new characters. Needless to say I've had a few odd experiences starting to read this book. I've only made it through the first three stories. As I went along I pushed myself because the topics are just so grotesque - but written so well you are drawn to keep reading - or maybe we are all secretly into dark topics? Anyway this isn't for the squeamish. At this point I will mark it as "abandoned" as it is still unfinished in CT....Continua