Genre: Literature/Good Reading & Poetry & Science Fiction/Fantasy
Meet The Author
Hollis George is editorial director of The New Atlantian Library and Absolutely Amazing eBooks. A former journalist, college professor, and museum president, he brings a wealth of knowledge to the books he writes and edits. A long-time denizen of New York City, he enjoys hanging out in the jazz clubs and coffee houses of Greenwich Village as well as prowling the New York City Public Library. Making his home on Cooper Square in the East Village, he’s fond of the two-for-one beers at McSorley’s Tavern, the nearby Ukraine restaurants, and the sidewalk booksellers on Astor Place. He has a small dog named Buttercup.
Getting truths onto paper. Or a computer screen. Or even a stone tablet.
When did you first realize you wanted to be a writer?
As Haruki Murakami wrote in Norwegian Wood, "It just happens to be the way that I'm made. I have to write things down to feel I fully comprehend them."
Leaves of Grass:
The Electric Edition,
Perhaps the most significant book by an American poet, Leaves of Grass is Walt Whitman’s masterpiece – poetry that examines love, aging, and a life examined. This book should be on the reading list of every well-educated person, either as a first-time introduction or a fond rereading. So download your copy now and get enlightenment for under $1.
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