Jim Shepard’s Version of Stretching Exercises: An Interview

BY CONOR BROUGHAN Jim Shepard’s new collection of short stories You Think That’s Bad was recently published and Mr. Shepard was kind of enough to take the time to respond to our questions about his new book over email. Be sure to read the full review of You Think That’s Bad in the Reviews section … Continue reading Jim Shepard’s Version of Stretching Exercises: An Interview

A Festival of Bad News: A review of Jim Shepard’s YOU THINK THAT’S BAD

BY CONOR BROUGHAN In Jim Shepard’s short story “Your Fate Hurtles Down at You,” a group of men in Switzerland call themselves the die Harschbloden: the Frozen Idiots. They are part of a federal government commission to study avalanche defense measures in the Alps, and they risk their lives by living in the avalanche zone … Continue reading A Festival of Bad News: A review of Jim Shepard’s YOU THINK THAT’S BAD