One Hit Wonders
Unprolific writers and their unrepeatable achievements. Why do writers stop writing or why can't they write anything as good as that one special book?
Juan Rulfo - known for Pedro Paramo - said that all his stories were told to him by his uncle who died. Rimbaud fled to Africa. Harper Lee retired with the Pulitzer prize money for "To Kill a Mocking Bird"?? Margaret Mitchell ran out of ideas after "Gone with the wind"?
|Walter M. Miller Jr.||6 unread / 6||ShaggyBag, March 2009|
|A Twofer||12 unread / 12||streamsong, February 2008|
|A Fan's Notes||2 unread / 2||Capybara_99, January 2008|
|Authors who wrote their great book at the end of life?||5 unread / 5||gattopardo, March 2007|