Anytime I want to light a funny fire under my creative writing students, I just bring this video to class. It has everything:
(this is long, I know, but insanely worth it for the last line and the story. ..and you won’t forget it. ..EVER)
tragedy. . .
Seriously, I love this clip. . .even if it is kind of the pinnacle of silliness. Ginsberg is amazing!
and Micheal Ondaatje, the author of “The English Patient”
. . .like a. . .desert romance. . .only ten degrees hotter. ..
and this is just complete insanity, but worth the ride. Enjoy ! :
(OK, that’s all I have for today. If you are a girl, I HIGHLY recommend a second viewing of Ondaatje, just for the fantasy factor!)