Author of ECSTATIC CAHOOTS and PAPER LANTERN
Stuart Dybek photographed by Jon Randolph.
Anyone familiar with Stuart Dybek knows that he often writes about love, or to put it more bluntly, sex.
That’s certainly true in Dybek’s two new collections (his first books since 2003’s critically acclaimed I Sailed With Magellan). Ecstatic Cahoots is a collection of 50 short shorts, many of which are experimental, a notch closer to poetry in form if not on the sentence level. His longer, more developed stories are found in Paper Lantern: Love Stories, which is clearly ...