The literary culture, if you examine it, the high literary culture is that which preserves the government and you know it’s really the talk for those who have.
We get on the bandwagon in all sorts of ways – you know minor ways and major ways – like what you’ve just encountered which isn’t censorship exactly, it was something sort of uglier in a way.
I’m really fascinated and you know I’ve been wondering about that usage of language, various breathing techniques and why in these practices language is being used in another way.
I mean, they censor your work when they’re scared of it.
And internalization is used in this country as a very effective political tool.
On the surface we all act like we all love each other and we’re free and easy, and actually we’re far more moralistic than any other society I’ve ever lived in.
I understand that postmodern literature probably means people like DeLillo, The Fiction Collective, but I don’t get it that those writers are really influenced by postmodern theorists.
I write it to get it out of me. I don’t write it to remember it.
But guys such as Allen and William are more supportive than most men.
First of all, writing at best – certainly fiction writing – more and more I think is magic.