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"The Reality Machine" by Cliff Burns
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A collection of short stories with a strong bent for the surreal. Compared to the likes of Jorge Luis Borges and William S. Burroughs, The Reality Machine is composed of fiction for people who don't like to play it safe.
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A collection of short stories with a strong bent for the surreal.

Compared to the likes of Jorge Luis Borges and William S. Burroughs, The Reality Machine is composed of fiction for people who don't like to play it safe.

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The Reality Machine is an excellent introduction to my work. It features some of my most popular and anthologized stories, including "Also Starring" and "New World Man". Trippy, disorienting, thoroughly mind-blowing. If that's your cup of tea, please, step this way...

About Cliff

I've been a professional author for more than 25 years and an independent publisher since 1990, when my first book, Sex & Other Acts of the Imagination, was released through an imprint my wife and I created.  That little publishing concern...

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Published Reviews

Mar.22.2008

"...an astonishing feat of fictive shape-changing...an amazement to behold. Cliff Burns plays his hand well and the whole book's a surprise well worth the reading."

Mar.30.2008

"At last Canada has found a literary equivalent to David Cronenberg."