“Each new walk down the stretch was charged with expectation, at once a cornucopia and a minefield of possibilities.”
American essayist and novelist based in China since 1994. Writing philosophy: downmarket, big concept, provocative, discriminating, outrageous. Ballard, Beckett, Borges, Dick, Kafka, Hesse, Melville, Mishima, Sade are influences.
“In the town center lawn is a crazy quilt of motley freaks smoking pot and playing guitar.”