Re: RARA-AVIS: David Goodis and jazz influence

From: Jacques Debierue (
Date: 22 Jul 2007

--- In, "Brian Thornton" <tieresias@...> wrote:
> "Hard-boiled" would be accurate. BENEATH THE UNDERDOG has been
labeled as about 90% fiction on Mingus' part by people who would know.

All memories are 90% fiction. That is why autobiographical writing often makes for great fiction. This is without the writer trying to manipulate facts. If he _tries_ to do that, then you have 100% fiction.



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