Matthew Simmons, the local author and publisher of Instant Future, an e-novella imprint of Future Tense Press, has figured out a way to re-enact an American short story classic in Grand Theft Auto:
How to play Cheever's The Swimmer in GTA V: Take Michael to Vinewood Hills, get him a star & have him escape by running from pool to pool.— Matthew Simmons (@matthewjsimmons) August 5, 2015
I don't just make this stuff up. pic.twitter.com/ERbwnSm9Yz— Matthew Simmons (@matthewjsimmons) August 5, 2015
If those tweets put you in the mood to read "The Swimmer," it looks like Library of America has made it available to read as a PDF. I hope someone figures out how to adapt Updike's "A&P" in Batman: Arkham Knight next.