These writings, to me, were merely an outlet to get some of the muttering ideas out of his head. What I finally discovered was that I'd never been old enough to appreciate Brazil before. Ina "restored text" edition of Naked Lunch was published with some new and previously suppressed material added. Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Burroughs hadn't always intended to be a man of letters. His marks never beef and the Bunko people are really carrying a needle for the Rube.
It would get drunk, too, and have crying jags.
Lists with This Book. White smoke of burning flesh hangs in the motionless air. The explosion of the importance and the wild revelry makes these things into a realm of All-Importance in this novel, though, making it at first horrifying, then surreal, and then almost pure science fiction. Berger, Clem and Jody are sketched through heavy dialogue and their own sub-stories. Being an artist belonging to the Beat generation, this book also reminded me of Hunter S. The look in his eyes when it hit Kid, it was tasty.