The Outgoing Man by Glen Neath

The Outgoing Man

Glen Neath

This is a tale of a journey to fulfill a quest. It would be Kafkaesque, if the hero had even the slightest idea of what was going on and why.

Extract

Walter was trying his hardest to eb the life and soul of the party. I was tongue-tied and the beer was making me feel somewhat worse for wear, but the presence of Colubrine on my right-hand side was enough to recharge me.

Parallels
  • The Scheme for Full Employment by Magnus Mills
  • The Society of Others by William Nicholson
  • Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro