8FOLD/ACRA: Journey Into... # 12: The Orphans of Mars!

Tom Russell milos_parker at yahoo.com
Wed Jun 2 13:11:42 PDT 2010

On Jun 2, 3:50 pm, Andrew Perron <pwer... at gmail.com> wrote:

> Okay, asking around, it seems that the fact I haven't really read much
> Hemingway is misleading me.  I'm thinking more of short, choppy, emotive
> sentences - not purple at all, really, or if so in a  completely opposite
> way.

No, see, what I'm saying is, I've always thought that my writing, and
JOLT CITY in particular, is purple-y, and thus the opposite of
Hemingway-esque-- and so I was surprised to get the comparision.  But,
you're right-- JOLT CITY does have its share of short-and-choppy
admist all the explosion-as-orgasm metaphors and showy verbal-jumping-
> Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, I think.

Therefore, you am.


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