The Rivals

Their rivalry had been afoot for a few years now. Both were well-regarded young writers of novels and short stories, and both men’s work appealed to much the same sophisticated readership. Some reviewers had even ventured to opine that the two were like two peas in a pod, and that their names might almost be transposed on the dust-jackets of their respective books without manifest injury to either or anyone being any the wiser. But of course such parallel success, … Continue reading The Rivals