What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver

bookshelves: winter-20142015, fraudio, published-1981, shortstory-shortstories-novellas, tbr-busting-2015

Read from December 07, 2011 to February 24, 2015

Description: This powerful collection of stories, set in the Northwest among the lonely men and women who drink, fish and play cards to ease the passing of time, was the first by Raymond Carver to be published in the UK. With its spare, colloquial narration and razor-sharp sense of how people really communicate, the collection went on to become one of the most influential pieces of literary fiction.

Snippets of life where I imagine the sources are just a few frames clipped out of bigger films.

3* Cathedral
3.5* What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
OH Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

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