We’d found our dream home. Then I googled the house seller.
Watchlist, our anthology of surveillance-themed short stories, is out now. To mark the publication of the book, we asked a few of its contributors (and, here, its editor) to perform their own real-life act of surveillance—and to write about what they saw.
Gone with the Wind
The Matrix: Path of Neo
Bryan Hurt is the author of Everyone Wants to Be Ambassador to France, winner of the Starcherone Prize for Innovative Fiction. His work has appeared in The American Reader, The Kenyon Review, The Los Angeles Review of Books, Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading, Tin House, andTriQuarterly, among many others. He teaches creative writing at St. Lawrence University.