Right from the beginning, Mrs. Copperfield describes Miss Goering has "gloriously unpredictable", and for me, those would be accurate adjectives applicable to the entire novel. It wouldn't be surprising to say that this is the strangest novel I've read all year, for it's only the fourth one I've finished in 2016. Perhaps I ought to… Continue reading Two Serious Ladies by Jane Bowles
Amongst all the titles listed in Severina by Rodrigo Rey Rosa, Two Serious Ladies is not one of them. And yet, in a discussion about Severina this July, Scott and I decided to read it. We thought, perhaps, it might have been included in with the authors Rey wrote about on Severina's shelves. But even… Continue reading Two Serious Ladies by Jane Bowles. Won’t you read along with us?