Who is Chuck Palahniuk

Charles Michael "Chuck" Palahniuk (; born February 21, 1962) is an American freelance journalist and novelist who describes his work as transgressional fiction. He has published 19 novels, three nonfiction books, two graphic novels, and two adult coloring books, as well as several short stories. His first published novel was Fight Club, which was adapted into a film of the same name.

Early life

Palahniuk was born in Pasco, Washington, the son of Carol Adele (née Tallent) and Fred Palahniuk. He has French and Ukrainian ancestry. His paternal grandfather migrated from Ukraine to Canada and then to New York in 1907. Palahniuk grew up living in a mobile home in Burbank, Washington. His parents separated when he was 14 years old, and they subsequently divorced, often l...
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Omfgitstabitha: "how she looks is watered-down. how she looks is disappearing. how she looks is erased." -from "survivor" by chuck palahniuk for edtwt
Kris10simental: chuck palahniuk sends out his substack newsletter 1-2 times per day - every day. i am jack's burgeoning sense of overwhelm.
Shadowm88746546: “you met me at a very strange time in my life.” ― chuck palahniuk, fight club
Esprauve: "we all die. the goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will." — chuck palahniuk
Soywafae: "it's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness we have no scar to show from happiness. we learn so little from peace." chuck palahniuk
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Some Wretched creature, savior take
 by Emily Dickinson


Some Wretched creature, savior take
Who would exult to die
And leave for thy sweet mercy's sake
Another Hour to me


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