A certain G Fodor Gábor, the strategic director of the Századvég (Century’s End) Foundation … suggests that [László Krasznahorkai] should shoot himself in the head.
Whenever I sat down to write, it felt like a tragic fate I had to endure. There is pleasure only in retrospect.
I would leave here those beloved and those close to me, everything that touched me, everything that shocked me, fascinated and uplifted me
"Are you experiencing any of the following: (1) A thirst for palinka? (2) A yearning for Budapest, though the closest you’ve ever come is the Hungarian Pastry Shop in Manhattan? (3) An urge to deploy diacritical marks over every other vowel? If so, you may be suffering from Hungarophilia."
Ghosts of Budapest by Garth Risk Hallberg
The longest word in the Hungarian language.