Michael Ondaatje is the author of several books including Divisadero and The Cat’s Table. He was till 2013 an editor at Brick. He lives in Toronto.
There were two alternatives that presented themselves to me during my teens. What I was told I would or should be, and what I wished to be. Every year, at my school in England, career advisers arrived, spoke to you . . .
Introduction to The New Brick Reader