We are the true children of Frankenstein we were raised on electricity.
A writer, or any artist, can’t expect to be embraced by the people, you just keep doing your work—because you have to, it’s your calling.
Punk rock is a frame of mind. I think of Mozart as punk rock. I think of Rimbaud as punk rock. Those laurels don't really belong to anybody.
Protect your work, and if you build a good name, eventually that name will be its own currency.