A few months ago Leah and I went to Pasadena and watched William Gibson give a short reading from Spook Country, his latest book, and now in paperback.
Here’s a blurry photo in which Mr. Gibson is a small smudge in the lower right corner:
William Gibson still inspires me, but it’s a measure of my ability to sustain my priorities that I did not pick up Spook Country in hardback, and will get to it in paperback eventually. My eyes are on different goals. Fiction ends up taking a back seat to autiobiography.
I’ve written about William Gibson before: see other posts tagged William Gibson