Miles Harvey | The Sun Magazine

Miles Harvey

Miles Harvey’s work last appeared in The Sun in 1992. He’s happy to be reunited with both the magazine and his former self. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.

— From September 2015
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Here Comes Your (Middle-Aged) Man

The Pixies — whose members looked minuscule on stage, even through my new prescription glasses — were a pioneering alternative-rock outfit from the late 1980s and early 1990s. My younger self had adored them. Much to his dissatisfaction, he never got the chance to see the band play live before they broke up in 1993. Now they were on a reunion tour — and so, it seemed, were my former self and I.

September 2015

Meet Mr. Fist

Random violence, as I practice it, is a delicate task. You want to injure the punchee just enough to make him or her think, without causing any major damage.

October 1992
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