Tag Archives: Henry Miller

May 31

Articles at The Essential – An analysis of the adaptation of Henry and June (book) to the Kaufman film. (Article)

The empowered eroticism of Anaïs Nin courses through the veins of Henry & June I’ve written an analysis of the film Henry and June in comparison with its source material, Henry and June the book by Anais Nin. It’s been published over at The Essential. Film director Philip Kaufman came under some criticism for bringing […]

April 14

Doldrums – The Air Conditioned Nightmare over at The Essential. (Music review)

Check out my Doldrums review over at The Essential: A problem common to all writers facing their terrifying confrontation with the abyss is to avoid the much-needed soul soothing until after the experience’s detail has been taken down. You can’t just talk about anxiety. It must accompany you in order for it to properly infuse […]

Seb Doubinsky and Henry

Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music – the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself. Henry Miller Hello lovely precious readers, (where would the world be without readers?) I wanted to draw your attention to this wonderful interview with my Publisher Seb […]

Henry Miller: Don’t be an artist if you can help it.

When you take on the responsiblity of being a creative person, you can’t walk out on it any more. Youre either going to live or die. The artist doesn’t follow the herd. They lift up their voice. They say this is what I think, this is what I say and this is what I’m doing. […]

Why I love Miller and hate Hemingway, or how I pick and choose my misogynists.

Ok, so I can feminist it up with the best of them. I’ve been down most of the paths: Intellectual antidisestablishmentarianism media whore with Germaine Greer; ultra pissed-off-ed-ness with Susan Brown-Miller and Alanis Morissette (ok, I may never have been THAT shitty); chemistry studies with Mary Daly to try to develop synthetic sperm; Übermensch intelligent […]