Another letter recently found along with a stack of others. I’ll continue to scan and publish them as time allows.
Here’s a letter from Patrick, dated Christmas 1977 (40 years ago today), in which he describes a novel that didn’t sell and progress on another. He also declared that he loved the new space western Star Wars, which I didn’t appreciate (and still don’t, except for the technical prettiness).
Letter from Patrick to JP dated 27 April 1977 in which he described work on the Big Novel. Continue reading “First Beer Cans in Spain”
A long letter to Fred in which my father ruminates on his writing, his muses, his psyche, his hiding from feeling. I am basically a survivor with suicidal tendencies, he writes, that is, no one will be able to destroy me, except me myself. Continue reading “A Survivor with Suicidal Tendencies”
Here’s part of a letter from Stephanie to Sissy (Stephanie’s Aunt Lillian) dated 42 years ago today, describing the love that she and Patrick share.
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Pictures of Patrick and Stephanie dreaming up the music festival ca. 1976. Continue reading “Patrick and Stephanie – In Memoriam”
Letter from Fred to Patrick and Lois on 12 Sep 1971.
This short story was published in the August 1971 issue of The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. Here it is for you as a collection of images of the pages.
This short story was published in the April 1970 issue of Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine. Here it is for you as a collection of images of the pages. Continue reading “By A Hair’s Breadth”