HP Lovecraft: the writer out of time

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HP Lovecraft: the writer out of time

r/nosleep: “A warning to those thinking about accessing the shadow web”

“How well do you know the Internet? Until two weeks ago, I thought I knew it pretty well. After all, I spend a good chunk of my day browsing Reddit and 4chan, and I’m always up-to-date with the latest memes and circle jerks. I’ve been a denizen of the internet since the early days of Fortune City pages and IRC channels, and a regular ever since.

Then, about a year ago, somebody introduced me to the “Shadow Web”—a sort of secret layer of the Internet that you will never find by Googling or looking up message boards. There are no “in links” from the surface web to the shadow web. And no, this isn’t the “deepnet”, in case you were thinking about that. Not some website with….”    clickt’nued

The Loneliest Ward — by HAO JINGFANG

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The Loneliest Ward — by HAO JINGFANG

Illusion, Expectation, and World Domination through Bake Sales – Lightspeed Magazine

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Illusion, Expectation, and World Domination through Bake Sales – Lightspeed Magazine

《火星照耀美国:2066年之西行漫记》 by 韩松  epub

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《火星照耀美国:2066年之西行漫记》 by 韩松  epub

Pynchon and Entropy

It’s no secret, I’m working on another Thomas Pynchon paper and it has to do with entropy as a trope for anxieties about modernism. “Thomas Pynchon, Newton’s Second Law, and Entropy” came up in my googles and I’m posting it here for future reference. If you’re interested, this post is the place to begin; followed by this one if you’ve read V. or other early works.