The Lotus Eaters is a book about how consciousness enters a dialogue with the arts. The narrator poses the existential question: “Why was I born?” before moving through a series of works that have had meaning for him. The absurd drawings of Gary Larson, Jackson Pollock's paintings, Mickey Rourke's role in Rumble Fish, a sentence from Ulysses. The Lotus Eaters is a narratively ambitious and playful collection of short stories.
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