Day: January 11, 2003

Borges’ Ficciones

I’ve never read a critical source about Borges. I don’t really feel the desire to. And I think Borges might be pleased with that. Why? Well it seems to me that Borges, more than any other writer, realized that reading is the process of making a book one’s own. Of … Read the rest

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Roger Richards and Claude Pelieu

2002 came to a sad and sudden end with the passing of two friends, Roger Richards and Claude Pelieu, both of whom were integral to the extended Beat family we celebrate on this site.

Roger and Claude shared the same birthday, December 20th, and both savored the company of literary … Read the rest

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