The Rope is the World
Pages no: 5
Would be interesting to read a whole novel taking place inside the Rope. I wanna know more of those people that never even sat foot on the planet, the haunted ghost stories they tell of the deserted sections.
I like to (conceitedly) imagine that China Miéville somehow, through a time loop, read my comment that at this point I'd happily read ANYTHING that he writes including and not limited to toothpaste ads, and in response to that came up with The Rope is the World, publishing it in Icon Magazine which ...
China Miéville thinks big. No tiny little ideas in this guy's writing. Here we've got an elevator. As in a veritable behemoth that launches payloads into outer space. For some writers attempting this topic the result would be a bore, but put into the author's capable hands it's another fine short st...