Thursday 5 March 2009


World renowned Billy The Kid expert and bestselling author, Fred Nolan talks to The Tainted Archive about our continuing fascination with both the legend and mystery of Billy The Kid.

The article will be posted early evening tonight (UK TIME).

"I am fairly confident that he was not “suffering from a mental disorder in which thought and emotions are so impaired that contact is lost with external reality”(OED). But he knew how to stay alive in a world and a time that you and I might find ourselves unable to cope with. If you want a taste of it, read Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian."

1 comment:

Charles Gramlich said...

Blood Meridian was a beautifully written book. Gloriously violent and brutal. I enjoyed it, although the story itself didn't move me that much, the prose did

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