Better Catastrophe
Twelve Characters in Search of an Apocalypse

Twelve Characters in Search of an Apocalypse

[originally published in: Dark Mountain Issue 11 (Spring 2017)] TWELVE CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN APOCALYPSE   I did the math I did the math. But I wish I hadn’t. It was right after Hurricane Sandy. Over a week-long binge I read everything I could find. I work downtown, you see. And they’d lost power, but uptown...
I WANT A BETTER CATASTROPHE: A guide to the 21st-Century for tragic optimists, can-do pessimists, and compassionate nihilists.

I WANT A BETTER CATASTROPHE: A guide to the 21st-Century for tragic optimists, can-do pessimists, and compassionate nihilists.

An excerpt was published in Dark Mountain 11, under the title “Twelve Characters in Search of an Apocalypse.” Now, I’m trying to get the rest of the book done before any of them actually find it… I WANT A BETTER CATASTROPHE: A guide to the 21st Century for tragic optimists, can-do pessimists, and compassionate nihilists....