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    PDF DOWNLOAD Look Look Feathers AUTHOR Mike Young All apologies to Fresno but driving the 350 miles between LA and San Francisco the scenery unspools in little than a piss and a half of endless bleached nothing Leaving the Bay Area and heading toward Southern Oregon the Interstate rises out of the Central Valley and winds left of center During these next 350 m

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Look Look FeathersS canned greens and n ironic curios potholes and slush Here where most pull over just long enough to fill See How She Runs up and flush out Mike Young takesp residenceDescribing Look Look Feathers Young has said the stories are about people trying to try but make no mistake this isn t participation ribbon or The Adventures of Rodger Dodger Dog up by your bootstraps trying in these dozen stories Young exposes character after character who are trying to trust Trusting themselves trusting adulthood trusting the internet trusting the people they just might love all while suspecting the very suckiest that with both sides predisposed to fuck thingsp maybe the best they can do is try These are the same twitching fragile moments Jim Shepard engulfs in avalanche and flood and Young dares them au natural in high school gyms and tribal casinos and Pollard Flats And if you ve never stopped for the restroom in Pollard Flats let me be the first to tell you that manneuin in the tub will haunt you way longer than any old rockslideRead the rest at the site I m not sure how Mike Young got so good already I mean dude is pretty young but his stories and poems that pop Dont Ask, Dont Tell up here and there and everywhere are always so full of vibrant color stunning language and an engaging brand of funny wisdom that seems to bubble out of their small town sorta white trashy settings and characters Also I had a new sensation reading these stories It was this You can spot a great sentence writer prettyickly but Mike somehow takes his killer sentences and builds them into paragraphs that detonate lik The World Doesn t Smell Like You from Mike Young s story collection LOOK LOOK FEATHERS is a est narrative about these high school dumbasses who need to know whether the rumor s true that their gym teacher Coach Schiel has only got one ballIt s one of the LLF stories I got to read an early draft of

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s the I got to publish in Keyhole 10 and when in a certain mood it s my favorite story in the collection Other favorites are Susan White Snow a certain mood it s my favorite story in the collection Other favorites are Susan White Snow Know The Same Heart and Burk s Nub the latter a band nerd companion to The World that nderscores each high school cliue s Starting Today uniue potential for crueltyAnd the pack of guys in The World is a cliue but not one tied to a sport art activity or a love for much of anything They re insteadnited by a philosophy of self serving people trampling hedonism or what would be hedonism if they were better at figuring out what felt good and gruff Coach Schiel is their prophet You don t learn to shake a man s hand how to grip Schiel speechifies I guarantee you ll wake Oxygen up one night and he ll be pissing in your hair Or as the narrator puts it Buzz the world Do not let the world buzz you Schiel begins to lose his edge though when a pep rally horse accident leaves the Home Ec teacher permanently deaf and Schiel kinda to blame When Schiel weeks later takesncharacteristic sympathy on Fat Burk one of the boys flips and attacks Burk to counteract Schiel Schiel weeks later takes Signs of War and Peace uncharacteristic sympathy on Fat Burk one of the boys flips and attacks Burk to counteract Schielndue kindness The scuffle that ensues leaves two boys nconscious and Schiel s job on the chopping blockThe manic playfulness of the prose and plot dizzies a little on first read see above where I had the privilege of skimming by a pep rally horse accident a dare to the reader I m not waiting for you from a narrator who occasionally must express his discomfort with. Ng's debut collection Look Look Feathers tap into the surreal and sad the absurd and ragged dreams scratching at the edge of the American heart Punks drive auctioned po. Seriously this guy is the Barry Hannah of a new generation but impossibly jaded fragmented jostled boozey druggy and electrifiedYep These stories are good even I read them eating a can of peaches in a parking lot good In fact they re great I seriously hope Mike Young writes a novel and I hope that when he does the energy of these stories remain with the same face punch splatter through the brain Is it even possible for this guy to get any better Anything is possible so they say and I can only hope that the saying holds they say and I can only hope that the saying holds I really liked this collection of wild sad strange stories by Mike Young The nforgettable title story was my favorite Funny and heartbreaking in a brilliant way Read it There is a lot to be said about these twelve stories but in short Look Look Feathers is an impressive first collection and Mike Young is a gifted new storyteller Young s narrative voice is like that of an entire community of Sublime Planet uniue personalities each presenting its own history with a special hospitality and confidence that draws you in instantaneously and stays with you long after the tale has been told Some stories are interesting and vivacious than others but they all possess an essence of great character that gives them their strength Favorites of mine included Burk s Nub Susan White and the Summer of the Game Show What The Fuck Is An Electrolyte and Restart Restore Mike Young s short stories live in the bizarre corners of our world just past the surface of what we see in passing but recognizable all the same Suburban jocks idolize their washedp half insane coach Residents of shitty apartments and motel kitchenettes drink fight and talk about all the great plans they have Everyone is lonely in their own #special way and everyone likes to think that their voice is #way and everyone likes to think that their voice is anyone else s Problem is several stories in sometimes those voices bleed together And maybe that s the point we re all so different in all the same waysIt s not that I flat out don t like his style no sometimes fragmented thinking suits the story just fine but the style sometimes came at the expense of clarity At times all those details smooshed into one and I had trouble discerning who said what and where Again this could be because of the time frame in which I read the book All I m saying is I didn t fall in loveBut fair play to Mike Young for being different for carrying that indie kid literary bag His characters don t sit around and yammer about the intellectual merits of their problems and they don t whine Their problems simply are Here is the situation now here is how they deal Occasionally they may recognize that they ve made some poor choices but man there s still a glimmer of something new around the cornerFull review can be found at Glorified Love Letters All apologies to Fresno but driving the 350 miles between LA and San Francisco the scenery Our Martyred Lady unspools in little than a piss and a half of endless bleached nothing Leaving the Bay Area and heading toward Southern Oregon the Interstate rises out of the Central Valley and winds left of center During these next 350 miles pretty much the same piss and a half the trees the elevation the entire character changes In this corridor Red Bluff to Yreka to Talent the weeds and speed give way to off ramp drags of greasy spoons and grizzled beard. A tuba player surfs the web from a cyst on his hand A town of spilled peaches fields its own game show A mosuito fogger finds annlikely friend The stories in Mike You. Relating his testicular tale to the sort of people who might be concerned with the narrative scheme or whatever than with how hella hot Kristy Saiz looked when mad and sweatyOne of the story s only still moments comes from the school when mad and sweatyOne of the story s only still moments comes from the school I ve been speculating a sort of anti video game he tells Schiel In lieu of your typical prostitutes pistol whipping etcetera what I d like to see invented is a game in which the player controls a desert The sensitive ecosystem of a desert The controls a desert The sensitive ecosystem of a desert The imminent sand At this school that kind of Addiction, Procrastination, and Laziness: A Proactive Guide to the Psychology of Motivation uiet sparseness could only exist as fantasyIn the story s final pages the boys pay Schiel a visit in his home For a dude with one ball he had a pretty sweet pad we re told before the narrator checks himself andalifies the compliment Sweet enough I mean Schiel gets them drunk administers doorstopper cunnilingus lessons and takes them to the bridge to toss a broken recliner in the river where they revel together and bond over inflicting themselves on nature But there is still of course the matter of the ball The boys need to know trumps their respect for grizzled Schiel s dignity as it must if they don t want to wake with somebody pissing in their hairIt ll surprise few Giant regulars that the grad school friendlies that most stirred in me a Damn I better step p my game competition are Mike and his ex roomie Rachel Glaser Mike s stories poems and songs taken together form an America that doesn t know that its beating heart is the hungry cluttered small towns of the Pacific Northwest It s the fiction though that for me does the most at once Language character plot place inventory experiment emotion and ambition are inextricable from each other in this book Look Look Feathers does the old things and the new things We can have it all and shouldWhen I read an early draft of The World Mike shared that the story was a challenging write for him and one he felt ambivalent about because these central dicks are of a kind Mike can t stand in real life But they re dicks who have been granted the dignity of very close attention they hurt they confer over plastic tacos they re largely shunned by their classmates they tear each other down they each privately
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for a girl way out of their league and at the end each boy gets his own where are they now sentence that reminds s how few cards each of these guys held to begin with Maybe the thing that most gets our empathy machines humming for the Their Reluctant Submissive (Knights in Black Leather, unnamed narrator is that he has been loaned the author s own powers of articulation And when we talk about a writer s generosity for characters a phrase that sounds to some a little too Glimmer Train for comfort that s what we mean The author offers the guy enough space to try and sway enough rope to hangThis reviewpost was originally on HTMLGiant I freakin love Mike Young I am exactly halfway through this collection of stories but I had to come here and gush about it because I am in love Mike Young is a a force These stories are everything it is to be a person in America growingp or staying the same or just living but blue collar smart like if Barry Hannah fell into the brainhole of a Freaks Geeks freak or geek It s like when someone lets you in on a revelation that you didn t know you knew and you re like Holy shit I knew that But holy shi. Lice cars and necklaces of bluebird bones are sold from a roadside van In these tales of the Pacific Northwest Young finds magic burrowed Ethics Playbook under the moss of ordinary lif.