Carvin G Wallson
As far as the literature that's inspired me, I would say The Great Gatsby , maybe just because it led me towards more classics and began my affair with Mr. F. Scott. Dubliners , for excellence in shorter work. East of Eden-- I would like to someday be smart enough to write such an all-encompassing work, and Bleak House would also fall into this category. My poetry inspiration is a lot of Bukowski, but I read and imitate whatever I find.
I don't come from a English Major background, and in some ways I regret this and in others I think t more...