"Immersion in the life of the world, a willingness to be inhabited by and to speak for others, including those beyond the realm of the human, these are the practices not just of the bodhisattva but of the writer." --Jane Hirshfield

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Perfect Crime Writer Gets 25 Years

WARSAW (Reuters) - A Polish crime writer has been jailed for 25 years after authorities found he had committed a murder that had been described in one of his thrillers, officials said Wednesday.

We knew it.

2 comments:

Raspberry said...

I know people usually write from their own experiences, but this is a little much! Did he really think no one would make the connection?

Zen of Writing said...

I know. Maybe he should have used a pseudonym.