(Short) (short story)
(novels "Copulating Mermaid of Venice" and "Trouble with the Battery")
(Short) (story "Bring Me Your Love")
(Short) (novels "Copulating Mermaid of Venice" and "Trouble with the Battery")
6 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
6' (1.83 m)
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It was true that I didn't have much ambition, but there ought to be a place for people without ambition, I mean a better place than the one usually reserved. How in the hell could a man enjoy being awakened at 6:30 a.m. by an alarm clock, leap out of bed, dress, force-feed, shit, piss, brush teeth and hair, and fight traffic to get to a place where essentially you made lots of money for somebody ...
He had two stories published by the time he was 24 but gave up writing shortly afterwards to work in the post office. He did not write again for ten years and did not become a full-time professional until he was 49 years old.