The Donkey Method by Lenka Manning-Warder & Peter Schwartz



“Gate. Safe!”

William Walsh & Ulysses by James Joyce (1922)




I tracked the theme of safety and recurring gates imagery throughout Joyce's Ulysses and have assembled a short piece that collects all references and usages. The moment in the book that inspired me occurs in the eighth episode, Lestrygonians: “Gate. Safe! 


In addition to a story in the current issue of NEW YORK TYRANT, my short stories and derived texts have appeared in JUKED, CAKETRAIN, FRINGE, YANKEE POT ROAST, LIT, ELIMAE, OPIUM, PEQUIN, CRESCENT REVIEW, QUARTERLY WEST, ROSEBUD, KEYHOLE, LITLAB, McSWEENEY’S INTERNET TENDENCY, and other journals. My first novel, Without Wax, is due out in spring 2008 from Casperian Books, and an illustrated chapbook entitled “The Snowman on the Moon” is forthcoming from Uptown books.