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Hosho McCreesh is currently writing & painting in the unrivaled gypsum & caliche badlands of the American Southwest. His work has appeared widely in print, audio, & online. ...more

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Okay, as a guy out here in small press world mostly doing my own thing my with self-published books and books from a few (great) small presses, finding wider traction is rough business. And while it seems writers and publishers and bookstores all want the same thing — people reading books — the truth, as usual, is that the true dynamics of the thing are a lot more nuanced. Now, I could

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All the best things novels can be, with none of the garbage! Portis is hilarious, interesting, instructional, and utilitarian in everything from prose to setting to dialogue, showing us that novels need not be tortured, strained, suffering things...b ...more
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“KEEP BOOKS DANGEROUS
Support small press
publishers, writers,
& artists.”
Hosho McCreesh

“Laugh up to the end
and
through it.”
Hosho McCreesh

“so your uncle tells
your brother,
“There’s more
chairs in the
shed.”

And your brother says,
under his breath
so almost no one
can hear, “Well,
what if I don't
want to sit
in the shed?”
Hosho McCreesh, A Deep and Gorgeous Thirst

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“I knew he believed in something that none of us ever do anymore. He believed in the nastiest word in the world. He believed in KINDNESS. Please tell me you remember kindness. Please tell me you remember kindness and joy, you cool motherfuckers.”
Scott McClanahan, Crapalachia: A Biography of a Place

“Only fascists drink white wine!”
Hosho McCreesh, A Deep and Gorgeous Thirst

“Tanqueray & Tonic: It’s like you…only better!”
Hosho McCreesh, A Deep and Gorgeous Thirst

“They don't give blue ribbons to second-place beers.”
Hosho McCreesh, A Deep and Gorgeous Thirst

“Stalking
the dusty curio-aisles of
some crazy Asian market,
“Jezus,” you say
to your buddy,
“we should ask that dude
which aisle the fucking
Gremlins are on…”
Hosho McCreesh, A Deep and Gorgeous Thirst

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