I am a fiction writer as well as book reviewer. I am the co-founder of the highly popular arts site www.Cosmoetica.com and have written for a number of newspapers and websites. I have a love for Japanese literature and film (but not just limited to that).
The Stories In 'Acts of Worship' Feel Like Practice Runs for Better Things to Come | 25 Jul 2010 // 3:59 PM
This is an erratic arrangement of tales that merely offers glimpses into Yukio Mishima’s later greatness as a novelist.
In 'House of the Sleeping Beauties and Other Stories', Dreams and Reality Seduce and Intertwine | 22 Jul 2010 // 3:59 PM
These tales are a must read for anyone who enjoys the short fiction form, and if looking for an introduction to Japanese literature, The House of Sleeping Beauties is a good place to begin.
'Forbidden Colors' Shades of Conformity, Manipulation, Shallowness, Infidelity and Revenge | 21 Sep 2010 // 5:00 AM
The characters throughout are, for the most part, miserable, with the gay characters the most miserable of all.