Enter a world of miraculous dogs, invading fairy swarms, and mysterious eggs. Ride the blue highways with a retired organlegger, and journey through a wasteland with three poets. Visit a government-funded laboratory crowded with typing chimpanzees. See what a dying man sees in the waves. Meet one man with a hunger for deadly music and another who sells it on the street.
Thirteen short stories of fantasy, science fiction, and a few things in between, illustrated with 13 full-page pictures and accompanied by thirteen essays telling how each story came to be.