A Web of Stories: Part 1

Joshua Derrick
5 min readAug 12, 2022
Photo by Syuhei Inoue on Unsplash

I have an old tumblr: Ser Jacob de Zoet, where I did literary analysis of David Mitchell’s work. As I will be continuing the series, I am importing the old posts onto this new blog.

Who was blowing on the nape of my neck?

Synopsis: A racist, anti-capitalist Japanese man checks into an Okinawan hotel as his terrorist cell collapses in the aftermath of the Tokyo sarin gas attacks.

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Joshua Derrick

Every honest man puts his name to what he writes. Language learning, literature and biology. Blog transitioning to substack: https://deusexvita.substack.com/