I try and write the way things happen. I don't try and fulfill people's wishes.
More Quotes from Harvey Pekar:Things improved a little bit in the '80s; there was kind of a revival of alternative comics, but then they went downhill in the '90s.
I'd been familiar with comics, and I'd collected 'em when I was a kid, but after I got into junior high school, there wasn't much I was interested in.
Plays have been made of my comics.
It didn't take long to establish myself, as far as people thinking my work was good. They liked it from the start.
People who are readers of fiction aren't particularly interested in comic books.
It seemed to me you could do anything in comics. So I started doing my thing, which is mainly influenced by novelists, stand-up comedians, that sort of thing.
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