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He Was A Beautful Genius

Posted to WritersAndGenres




His vision, his beautiful expansive vision of what America could be and what Americans could be if they wanted to, grounded in a deep spiritual longing and rejection of all that is false, greedy and materialistic, all expressed in the most beautiful, expressive, high energy, wonderfully detailed and precisely observed prose, keenly remembered and set down as it happened from his own life, nakedly revealed, all combine to make him a total genius as far as I'm concerned. Many may not get it, but it's all there...