Justin Taylor’s most recent book is Flings, a collection of stories. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, and Bomb. He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife and cat, and can be found at justindtaylor.net and @my19thcentury.
Dangerous to Human
What Hempel and Ciment share, and what is ultimately revealed to be the heart of the novel, is a profound love and respect for dogs....