To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worthwhile. [....] The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
perhaps we desire death / or why is poison so sweet? / why do little Sirens make kindlier music / for a man caught in the net of the world between news-cast & work-desk?
If you don't read the newspaper, you're uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you're mis-informed.
Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.
novelist science-fiction Humor
Literature is news that stays news.
No one says a novel has to be one thing. It can be anything it wants to be, a vaudeville show, the six o’clock news, the mumblings of wild men saddled by demons.
novels writers writing Men