You know, it’s very possible that inspired me. I always felt that presenting an authentic image of myself to myself and the world was very important – or at least I think I always felt that.
And yet, one of my very first ‘real’ uses of a real computer rather than a TV one, one of my oldest text files:
Oct 18, 1989
I was 17 when I wrote it
English IV Book Report on _A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man_ by _James Joyce_.