william burroughs in English

(1914-1997) American novelist who also wrote under the pseudonym William Lee, author of "Naked Lunch" and "Junkie"

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1. Old Bull Lee is William Burroughs, and his wife, Jane, Jane Lee.

2. William Burroughs was a leading Beat novelist and author of the notorious Naked Lunch.

3. William Burroughs claimed to have had a spontaneous orgasm in the wooden shack he built.

4. A former drug addict named William Burroughs says: "Every feeling you get on drugs you can get without drugs."

5. Barry Miles is the author of biographies of Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, William Burroughs, Charles Bukowski and other books about the Beat Generation.

6. William Burroughs coins the term " heavy metal " in the novel " The Soft Machine, " a book composed using the cut- up technique, taking existing writing and literally chopping it up and rearranging it.