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Classical Notes

One man's 17 million words inspire an opera

By David Weininger
Globe Correspondent / September 14, 2007

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A man sits in a dark room in his Back Bay apartment and writes. He is writing a diary, one that will eventually grow to some 17 million words that cover in exhaustive detail his life, times, and individual pathologies, as well as those of several people he has invited into his gloomy domicile to talk. (Full article: 758 words)

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