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When people ask me about LSD, I always make a point of telling them you can have...– Ken Kesey answering the question “What is the American Terror.” From the Paris Review. I select this quote in connection to Donnell Alexander’s new book, Beyond Ellis D. Drugs it can be said are a double edged sword. And that sword can be found in many walks of life today. Sports...
The common denominator is the joker. It’s the symbol of the prankster. Tarot...– From Ken Kesey http://www.theparisreview.org/interviews/1830/the-art-of-fiction-no-136-ken-kesey
To Write Well......
pantheonbooks: “To write well, express yourself like the common people, but think like a wise man.” ― Aristotle
Letters of Note: Slaughterhouse Five →
In December of 1944, whilst behind enemy lines during the Rhineland Campaign, 22-year-old Private Kurt Vonnegut was captured by Wehrmacht troops and subsequently became a prisoner of war. A month later, Vonnegut and his fellow PoWs reached a Dresden work camp where they were imprisoned in an underground slaughterhouse known by German soldiers as “Schlachthof Fünf” (Slaughterhouse...