The Good Intentions Paving Company: T.C. Boyle’s WHEN THE KILLING’S DONE

BY CONOR BROUGHAN T.C. Boyle prefaced Wild Child, his 2010 collection of short stories, with a short quote from the Henry David Thoreau essay “Walking” that reads: “In Wildness is the preservation of the world.” This quote wonderfully describes not only the tigers, feral children, cloned dogs, rats, and pastoral moments found in that collection, … Continue reading The Good Intentions Paving Company: T.C. Boyle’s WHEN THE KILLING’S DONE