Fifiteen tattoos into my inkification, I have added one more literary icon to my chest plate: Mark Twain.
"When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put childish ways behind me." I am so tragically unhip. This isn't exactly a newsflash, but it's weeks like this that I see just how out of step I … Continue reading Teen Lit and Writing for Adults
Mark Twain is a hero of mine. I don't use the word 'hero' often and usually not without sarcasm. But, I genuinely mean it, I believe Twain to be the consummate American novelist, the greatest celebrity of his time while being giddily contrarian and openly antagonist of religion. A true role model, you might say. … Continue reading F&@king Censorship