Essay about JOURNALISM, REAL CREATIVITY AND REACTIONARY CREATIVITY

English_Master April 8, 2016 No Comments
JOURNALISM, REAL CREATIVITY AND REACTIONARY CREATIVITY On January 1, 2002 I had finally finished authoring my latest fiction book, which is titled The Great Teen Fruit War, A I960′ Novel. The work was quite a Promethean task to complete, having 162,000 words on 468 pages presented in 46 Chapters. When I read my final draft, I think I felt a little like Victor Frankenstein must have when he first fully viewed the monster that he had created. The Great Teen Fruit War is set in I960′ Hammonton and involves conflict between the Blues, the sons of blue­berry farmers and the Reds, the sons of peach farmers (please remember, a novel is fiction). The Blues are the antagonists and wear button-down blue denim jackets, and the Reds are the protagonists and wear zip-up red James Dean’ jackets like those worn by the famous actor in the 1955 classic film, Rebel without a Cause. The Great Teen Fruit War is the sequel to Black Leather and Blue Denim, A ’50s Novel. In the Great Teen Fruit War, Bellevue Avenue is the di­viding line between blueberry country to the east and peach territory to the west. To spice up the story, the Reds have one “antagonist” named Ronald “Goose” Restuccio, the son...
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