Thoughts On The Dead

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Burn Off Both Your Little Ears

billy book cover

Everyone was very proud of Billy for the book, but he had gotten it into his head that he was a writer now; he would hold court with made-up stories about punching Jennifer Egan in the dick and everyone was tired of it. Also, whoever told Billy about the Iowa Writer’s Workshop is an asshole.

Plus: at least once during the production of this book, the phrase “the Jew writer” came out of Billy’s mouth.

4 Comments

  1. I just spent a half hour bitching about the dust jacket – Schopenhauer was invoked – then deleted it all because I was being too dickish even by my standard.

    Seriously, though, GDP or whoever must have a Grateful Dead Book Dust Jacket template.

    I’ll buy the book, obvs.

  2. Anchovy Rancher

    October 28, 2014 at 3:25 pm

    I “tried” to clear up a misunderstanding on a poster once. They didn’t want to admit that they might have been selling folks reprints as originals. I’ll side-step the particular item to avoid legal action. One of the worst things that ever happened to memorabilia collectors was the sale of Wolfie’s lost Marin warehouse to those guys. But, that’s like, just my opinion, Man.

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