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Crompton was about to be assaulted with questions like the one that had undone his predecessor. Someone had asked why there weren’t enough helicopters to provide air cover for the boys in Helmand. He hadn’t …

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Wild Man Fenn by David Vann
October 24, 2009 – 10:20 am | No Comment
Wild Man Fenn by David Vann

by David Vann
The late night lonesome stare at the fish tank, the only well-lit place in the world.  The fish were sleeping.  One on top of the other, like firewood or humans, the orange-and-black clown …

INTERVIEW – DAVID VANN
September 4, 2009 – 12:22 pm | No Comment
INTERVIEW – DAVID VANN

by Chris Vernon
The lead character in your book Legend of a Suicide, Jim Fenn, is somewhat based on your own father James, or at least takes a lot from him. Was it your intention to …