I Never Met Anyone Whose Interest In Racing Matched My Own Both On And Off The Course, So To Speak, I Ve Enjoyed The Company Of Many A Racing Acquaintance I Ve Read Books, Or Parts Of Books, By Persons Who Might Have Come Close To Being True Racing Friends Of Mine If Ever We Had Met For Most Of My Long Life, However, My Enjoyment Of Racing Has Been A Solitary Thing Something I Could Never Wholly Explain To Anyone Else.As A Boy, Gerald Murnane Became Obsessed With Horse Racing He Had Never Ridden A Horse, Nor Seen A Race Yet He Was Fascinated By Photos Of Horse Races In The Sporting Globe, And By The Incantation Of Horses Names In Radio Broadcasts Of Races Murnane Discovered In These Races Than He Could Find In Religion Or Philosophy They Were The Gateway To A World Of Imagination.Gerald Murnane Is Like No Other Writer, And Something For The Pain Is Like No Other Murnane Book In This Unique And Spellbinding Memoir, He Tells The Story Of His Life Through The Lens Of Horse Racing It Is Candid, Droll And Moving A Treat For Lovers Of Literature And Of The Turf.
[PDF / Epub] ✩ Something for the Pain ☉ Gerald Murnane – Eiyo.us
- 288 pages
- Something for the Pain
- Gerald Murnane
- 14 February 2017 Gerald Murnane