Mircea Eliade * At the Gypsies- The Labyrinth

As we tackled House of Leaves, it’s important to pay tribute to one of the best Romanian authors – Mircea Eliade – who spent decades researching and writing about the symbolism and the minute differences between the sacred and mundane. In his personal journal notes, he remarks: “These thirty years, and more, that I’ve spentContinue reading “Mircea Eliade * At the Gypsies- The Labyrinth”

House of Leaves * Mark Z. Danielewski * story of the labyrinth

House of Leaves is the debut novel by American author Mark Z. Danielewski, published in March 2000 by Pantheon Books. A bestseller, it has been translated into a number of languages, and is followed by a companion piece, The Whalestoe Letters. The format and structure of House of Leaves is unconventional, with unusual page layoutContinue reading “House of Leaves * Mark Z. Danielewski * story of the labyrinth”

In the tall grass (Stephen King and Joe Hill Short Story)

In the Tall Grass begins with a sister and brother who pull off to the side of the road after hearing a young boy crying for help from beyond the tall grass. Within minutes they are disoriented, in deeper than seems possible, and they’ve lost one another. The boy’s cries are more and more desperate.Continue reading “In the tall grass (Stephen King and Joe Hill Short Story)”