On a cold winter night during a snowstorm, a man walks into a bar. The bar is deserted, but for the bartender. After a drink and some conversation, he offers to tell the bartender a story that starts like this:
On a cold winters night during a snowstorm, a man walks into a bar. The bar is deserted but for the bartender.
You might be sensing the start of a pattern, and you are not wrong. The Oak Room weaves together several stories, each told between a man and a bartender and appearing separate until they are not, of course.Continue reading “Fantasia Review: ‘The Oak Room’ weaves stories within stories to great effect”