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Cataract City: On liking gratuitous violence

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I can’t decide whether I likedĀ Cataract City. I admire it. I think it’s well written, with particular skill and grace in high-action descriptions. I enjoyed reading parts of it because I cared about the characters (enough) and wondered about their well being. But I don’t think IĀ liked it. Continue reading

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