NEWS ABOUT ROBERT ANTON WILSON
My friend Bob Wilson the prolific writer who has been balancing for
decades on the cusp of cult following and mainstream awareness has
recently been on his deathbed, surrounded by family and hospice workers
in what where his final days, but he suddenly seemed to be changing his
On June 19, he sent this haiku with one syllable missing:
Well what do you know?
Another day has passed
And I'm still not not.
And then on June 21, he e-mailed this message:
I'm still alive
and doing business on ebay.
Even if you're not a fan of Wilson's work, it's worth checking this out
if only to be delighted by (paraphrasing a Forest Lawn Cemetery
billboard) the way he's NOT YET going out in style.