A la Alfred Hitchcock who peeped into a frame every film, there are authors who couldn’t resist giving us a peek-a-boo flash of themselves in their books.
1. Ayn Rand: in Atlas Shrugged.
as Galt takes Dagny around his world, they encounter ‘A young woman stretched out . At the sound of their car,she leaped to her feet in a single swift moment. She had dark, disheveled hair and large,piercing eyes.
‘She is a writer. The kind who believes that when one deals with words,one deals with the mind.’ says Galt. Continue reading