Kress Talks Pynchon on Mark Seinfelt’s Word Patriots Program

Dave Kress, author of the novels Counting Zero, Martians, and Hush joined Mark Seinfelt last week to discuss the work of Thomas Pynchon on Mark's "Word Patriots" webcast. In addition to his works of fiction, Dave served as contributing editor for the edition of Harold Bloom’s Major Novelists Comprehensive Research and Study Guides devoted to…

Gene Krupa’s Never-Before-Published Science Fiction Story (a short story)

This short story won a 1994 Associated Writing Programs Intro Fiction Award and was first published in the Fall 1994 edition of Hayden's Ferry Review. It presages my novel Flicker in the Porthole Glass as an attempt to mythologize my experiences living in Philadelphia in the mid-1980s. It also attempts to comment on the nature…