Tag Archives: Tim O’Brien

Speaking of Risk: Engaging Stereotypes

By Christopher Lowe “Understand me on this, kid. Everything in boxing is backwards to life. You want to move to the left, you don’t step left, you push on the right toe, like this. To move right, you use the … Continue reading

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Speaking of Risk: Repetition

By Christopher Lowe I’ve been thinking a lot about repetition lately. To be honest, it’s one of the techniques in fiction that I respond to the most readily. When I first read Tim O’Brien’s wonderful novel-in-stories The Things They Carried, … Continue reading

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