Pink’s narrator is a noticer, a recorder, a performer of his observations in a world where little beyond the moment matters, conversation is mostly a matter of trading wisecracks and insults, and circumstances are beyond one’s control. Pink can make perfect little sentences (“Phones babysit bored kids.”) or poke fun at the tools of his craft (“I pass the sole gas station, with the whoevers from wherever going wherever buying whatever for whatever.”). He can be funny, faux-profound, loopily self-aware (“If I was jumping rope, then I’d be jumping rope, and nothing else could be happening.”). And, finally, against the drumbeat of “no real fate,” he can insist:

“There is more than this.

And I matter absolutely, until I don’t.”


Read more here.



Your book will arrive via USPS in 5-10 business days.

Bill To

Ship To

Learn more about new releases, events, promos and more cool stuff!
Not in the US? Contact us for international order.

Your books are on their way!

Order Number
Here's what you got

Which ships to