Henry Miller


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I’ve written a lot about Henry Miller on this blog. Below are links to all my Henry Miller posts, in order from oldest to newest:

Notes on Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer Episode 11

Henry Miller’s singing prose

Notes on Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer Episode 1: “Behind the Word is Chaos”

Essay review: “Henry Miller’s Inhuman Philosophy” by Indrek Männiste (in Henry Miller: New Perspectives, Bloomsbury 2015, pp. 9-20)

Notes on Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer Episode 2: “The Last Book”

Henry Miller and Being in the Moment

Notes on Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer Episode 7: Hopelessness and Endurance

Notes on James M Decker’s Concept of “Spiral Form”: An Essay Review

Spiral Form in Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer

Henry Miller’s Certitude in Black Spring

Henry Miller Goes Into the Nightlife

First Encounters: Miller, Dostoevsky, Deleuze and Guattari

Truth and Wonder in “Henry and June”

Gnashing my teeth at the silence

Henry Miller, Weird Ideas, and “Damned Facts”

Note to Myself

A Smokestack or a Button

When is it Life? Part 1: Henry Miller on Broadway

When is it Life? Part 2: Miller at Epidaurus

When is it Life? Part 3. Final Part: “Life Presents Itself”

Cloud Mind Shadow

“Try going in reverse”: Henry Miller’s advice to writers

Henry Miller and Doing More Work

A Sad Note: Henry Miller’s Aller Retour New York

From the Reading Diary: Kenneth Patchen’s Selected Poems

Henry Miller and Belief




American Life Unlimited

Henry Miller: Soul and Mind

Notes on Nexus, Part 3: Finding Love

Truth in Writing

Henry Miller’s Christmas

Get Out of My Garden

Take Heart (Notes on Henry Miller’s Nexus, Chapter 11)

Notes on Henry Miller’s Nexus: Burying the Past

Kindred Spirits (Notes on Henry Miller’s Nexus)

Henry Miller’s Destination


The Gospel of Work

Broken Life (Notes on Henry Miller’s Nexus)

Truth and Literature

Above and Below


The Enjoyment in Writing

You must be ecstatic

A Life for Wandering Through

The Imperfection of Henry Miller

One Life