In Holy Smoke I chose to satirize the idea of a sacred text by using the black leather/gold leaf format of the Bible, and dividing the essays into chapters and verses in single columns. Does my blasphemy warrant my assassination ?
NB:Holy Smoke has been revived for the digital age as
The Anti-Yale: http://theantiyale.blogspot.com
Sunday, April 3, 2011
* (Miss) Isabel Wilder
Miss Wilder was the 'special friend' mentioned in the Acknowledgements.
Isabel Wilder with her brother, author, Thornton Wilder.
Miss Wilder funded the first edition of Holy Smoke.