Category: Wizecracks

The Nays Have It!

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The title Sex Drive has been dumped in favor of Gone Dead Train, a Randy Newman song that figures prominently in the novel.  YouTube the song and the novel will make perfect sense.  Hard driving, kick-ass, road rock and roll.  The song is from the Performance sound track.  I still have the vinyl purchased in […]

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Is Sex Drive a Serious Title?

| December 9, 2013 | 2 Comments

Is Sex Drive a serious title? Working on Sex Drive

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| November 25, 2013 | 2 Comments

My favorite novels almost all end with a death––Gatsby, Lolita, Sound and Fury (The death comes earlier but like all time is omni-present), Absalom!  Absalom!  What great novels, really great novels, don’t end with a death?  Have we been Hameltized?  Are we hard-wired for tragedy?  Huck Finn spiritually dies after Tom Sawyer appears, only to […]

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