Excerpt from Crisis Deluxe

By Chris Coffman When investment banker Alexander “Dusty” Street returns to Hong Kong twenty years later, everybody wants him to save a huge acquisition, stabilize panicking financial markets, and return home to New York.  The choice is obvious, until the love of his life reappears. The call came through as I was […]

New York, New York

By Philalethes 1. An old friend and colleague of mine, knowing I was a New Yorker by birth, once told me a story about the day he arrived from Istanbul to start grad school in linguistics at an American university: that evening he went straight to a jazz […]