Review of M. John Harrison, “I Did It Too”, in Settling the World: Selected Stories 1970-2020, with a foreword by Jennifer Hodgson (Comma Press, 2020): 49-54 — Purchase here. Reviewed by Sara L. Uckelman. (Read the Review of the anthology.
I never would have thought I’d read a story about football and enjoy it! This one had me laughing all the way through; Harrison has a very clever way of juxtaposing something utterly realistic with something utterly fantastical, and the result is perfection.
(Originally published in A Book of Two Halves, 1996).