Gary Lee Miller interviews author Cecelia Tichi about her new book, Jack London: A Writer's Fight for a Better America (UNC Press, Sept. 2015).
- I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
- A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.
- Darn the wheel of the world! Why must it continually turn over? Where is the reverse gear?
Good luck with this exercise and please listen next week for another.
Music credits: "I Could Write a Book," by the Boston-based band, Possum.