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I've read most of PKD's novels and short stories but I had no idea that they published collections of his correspondence. It is so illuminating, so perversely entertaining, to have such a personal window into a brilliant mind failing itself. In 1974, Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said had just been published, and we're dropped right into the middle of Dick's bitter arguments with his publishers and endless gripes about disappearing royalties and short print runs. He's particularly mad at Stanisla ...more
Philip K. Dick was born in Chicago in 1928 and lived most of his life in California. In 1952, he began writing professionally and proceeded to write numerous novels and short-story collections. He won the Hugo Award for the best novel in 1962 for The Man in the High Castle and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award for best novel of the year in 1974 for Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said. Philip K. Di ...moreMore about Philip K. Dick...