Patriot of the Fourteenth Ward: Henry Miller’s Black Spring

The opening passages of Black Spring seem very endemic to the New York attitude. Henry Miller says that he is a patriot of the Fourteenth Ward of Brooklyn and he discusses how all great heroes and literary figures were merely fantasy compared to the boys like “Eddie Carney, who gave me my first black eye” … Read morePatriot of the Fourteenth Ward: Henry Miller’s Black Spring