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About meRetired. A recluse. Have been, or still am: a soldier, a communications specialist, a literary magazine/book publisher, a printer, a postman, a wilderness ranger, a lover of landscapes and other beautiful things, a horticulturalist, a writer, a book collector, a book maker, a sometime artist in many genres, a drinker of fine, and some not so fine, wine.
About my libraryLiterature, with emphasis on the early-mid twentieth century. Art, Dada and Surrealist Art and Artists in particular. Japanese/Chinese Art and Literature. And a little, actually a lot, of everything else.
Favorite authorsLouis Aragon, Antonin Artaud, Samuel Beckett, Paul Bowles, T.C. Boyle, André Breton, Charles Bukowski, Gregory Corso, Salvador Dalí, Robertson Davies, Lawrence Durrell, John Fante, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, James Joyce, Jack Kerouac, D. H. Lawrence, Henry Miller, Anaïs Nin, Ezra Pound, Lawrence Clark Powell, Raymond Roussel (Shared favorites)
Real nameLaurence F. Hawkins
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceMar 3, 2007
Currently readingFrancis Bacon: His Life And Violent Times by Andrew Sinclair
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