Search View Archive

Tim McLoughlin

TIM MCLOUGHLIN is the editor of the Brooklyn Noir anthology series.

A Begrudging Tribute to Mickey Spillane

The first time I saw Mickey Spillane’s name in print I was thirteen years old. My father had brought home a paperback copy of The Erection Set. The cover featured a photograph of a beautiful blonde, naked, with one long leg extended straight up, toes tickling the black block letters of the author’s name.

Two Guys Walk Into a Bar

Entering Peggy’s, we interrupted a conversation between the barmaid and Sal about when infants get their first erections. Sal speculated that it was around age two, but Sylvia disagreed vehemently.

ADVERTISEMENTS
close

The Brooklyn Rail

NOV 2019

All Issues