American literature

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

Four feet tall, lived in a cave… Quaker… vegetarian.

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

“Just take a look at Captain Ahab before you decide, because I’m talkin’ about a guy whose leg was bitten off.”

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

And it’s like, “Mm, I’m gonna get some chowder now.” And the title of the chapter is “Chowder.”

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

He… uh… turns her into what is inevitably called “nut-brown” from the sun, and all her problems also vanish.

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

Do you think he’s rude because he uses his harpoon to reach across the table and stab a beefsteak?

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