Some articles on blake:
... From a young age, William Blake claimed to have seen visions ... anecdote, the young artist "saw God" when God "put his head to the window", causing Blake to break into screaming ... At the age of eight or ten in Peckham Rye, London, Blake claimed to have seen "a tree filled with angels, bright angelic wings bespangling every bough like stars." According to Blake's ...
Famous quotes containing the words writes and/or blake:
“... the Ovarian Theory of Literature, or, rather, its complement, the Testicular Theory. A recent camp follower ... of this explicit theory is ... Norman Mailer, who has attributed his own gift, and the literary gift in general, solely and directly to the possession of a specific pair of organs. One writes with these organs, Mailer has said ... and I have always wondered with what shade of ink he manages to do it.”
—Cynthia Ozick (b. 1928)
“Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public RECORDS to be true.”
—William Blake (17571827)