The Eden Express
The Eden Express describes from the inside Mark Vonnegut's experience in the late '60s and early '70s-a recent college grad, in love, living communally on a farm, with a cherished dog and prized jalopy-and then the nervous breakdowns in all their slow-motion intimacy, the grim despair they afforded, and the taste of mortality and opportunity for humor they provided.
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Review: The Eden Express: A Memoir of InsanityUser Review - Anne - Goodreads
What a likeable guy! Such an interesting memoir. He has some important things to say. "There is nothing good about being mentally ill except it gave me a strong and us diluted desire to not be ... Read full review
Review: The Eden Express: A Memoir of InsanityUser Review - Christine Fay - Goodreads
The book chronicles Mark's insights as he treks across the United States and into Canada (effectively acting crazily enough to avoid being drafted) to found a commune of hippies in British Columbia ... Read full review