“You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read.”
BY MARIA POPOVA
At Esquire Ryan Chapman has a Q & A with the author, What Martin Amis Really Thinks About ... Everyone.
He kind of (really ...) punts when responding to: "Every interview asks about your father, but it seems your late stepmother Elizabeth Jane Howard was also influential in your writing life", but mostly it's all fairly entertaining
Last night I visited a club in Montparnasse where the men dress as women and the women as men. Papa would have loved it. And Mama’s face would have crinkled in that special smile she has for Papa’s passion for everything French.
The place is called the Chameleon Club. It’s a few steps down from the street. You need a password to get in. The password is: Police! Open up! The customers find it amusing.