Gay Young Thing,
War Relief sells
this paper without a footnote
regarding its deceiving silkiness.
Holding one’s pen to the horizontal
course is like bearing down
on a plow to keep the furrow
in a rock-filled soil. My
poor Waterman is fast wearing
off the enamel from its teeth.
I hasten to reach the inner
pages of this booklet.
contrary, I’m very pleased
about your A in English Lit.
I shall enjoy living to see your
name listed in the New York Times
Book Section. That will
counterbalance the fact that
the only person whom I encouraged
to write, has to date sold only
one small story.
be interested to see
whether the little science training
you’ve had will condition your
choices in the systems of
philosophy. Shall you be a
naturalistic monist, or a spiritualistic
Shall you bind yourself
to Bergson? Shall you begin with
wishes and spin logical thoughts
1- “A Tree Grows in Bklyn.” should be read
by every snob for discomfort, and by
every democrat for pleasure.
2- She who reads “Time” should also
read PM and “The Nation.”
3- I’m certain that if young person
ask for “The Moldau”, she will
hear Suretana's River.
4- So glad you enjoy the dancing.
In the nugget language of The
Subway ad, DON’T be discouraged,
Do be persistent.
I go stumbling again
among the bamboo ridges.
6- No, don’t tell me about your
delightful weather. I thank you.
The single days of proper weather
that we’ve had, have been like
swift dance steps that spin
right back into the month of
March. It always seems like a
against Fascism in
its obvious, subtle, and
of the erstwhile Lochinvar?