Cyclone | Jonathan Raban | Granta Magazine

Cyclone

Jonathan Raban

‘It began as a vacuum in the atmosphere, far out over the Atlantic. Trying to fill itself, it set up a spinning mass of air, like a plughole sucking water from a bath; but the faster the winds blew, the more the vacuum deepened.’

Jonathan Raban

Jonathan Raban’s writings include the essay collection, My Holy War, and a novel, Surveillance. ‘Bad Land’ appeared in Granta 49.

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