The Vengeful and the Depraved in ‘The Dangers of Smoking in Bed’

And how it made me face my own depravity

Nayanika Saikia
Jun 10 · 5 min read
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Let me begin by sharing the ways in which I tried to describe the feelings that came to my mind, as I read this collection of short stories. There were a lot of horrified oh-my-gods, and quite a few disgusted oh-my-gods; I thought they were compelling, some scary, some sobering, some that…