C.D. Payne


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in Akron, Ohio, The United States
July 05, 1949

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Author and showman C.D. Payne was born in Akron, Ohio in 1949 (making him a contemporary of Richard Gere and Meryl Streep). He spent his early years in West Virginia and southern Ohio, moving back to Akron while still a mere tot.

He went to public schools in Akron, and then graduated from Harvard College, where he majored in history and participated in the annual spring riot. In 1971 he moved to California. During the next 25 years, he held over 50 jobs including newspaper editor, book publisher's assistant, proofreader, trailer park handyman, and catalog writer.

Since 2004 he has been the proprietor of the Eyelusion Museum, a mobile discovery museum in a restored and polished 1964 Airstream trailer. His latest mobile
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“I have found that people who can successfully resist temptation invariably lead depressingly stunted lives.”
C.D. Payne, Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp

“Do you suppose the human race invented boredom to make the prospect of death more palatable?”
C.D. Payne, Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp

“Confession can be good for the soul, but it can exact a heavy toll on friendships.”
C.D. Payne, Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp

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