“I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all kinds of things you can't see from the center.” ― Kurt Vonnegut
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (November 11, 1922 – April 11, 2007) was an American author. Vonnegut's best known works include his 1963 novel Cat's Cradle, 1969 book Slaughterhouse Five, and 1973 book Breakfast of Champions. These novels blend gallows humor, science fiction, and satire.