thinks that he can bang out a thousand words about the decline of
the American novel and not even once refer to the best American novelist
of the last century?
not even a hint.
nor a whisper.
and it's not like
Bukowski had any competetion. Hem, Twain, Burroughs, Faulkner, they
were all crazy and that doesnt count.
anyone can be crazy.
pull it off when
you're fat and ugly and poor and white and someone stole your only
shoes. any of the "best" ever do that?
not even in their