- Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist, and satirist
|Born:||24 June 1842 Comment |
|How old is Ambrose Bierce in 2023? / Age: ||180 years
Ambrose Bierce Net worth 2023 (estimated)
|How much is Ambrose Bierce worth?||Under review|
Ambrose Bierce facts
- He wrote the short story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" and compiled a satirical lexicon, The Devil's Dictionary
- His vehemence as a critic, his motto "Nothing matters", and the sardonic view of human nature that informed his work, all earned him the nickname "Bitter Bierce"
- Despite his reputation as a searing critic, Bierce was known to encourage younger writers, including the poets George Sterling and Herman George Scheffauer and the fiction writer W
- Bierce employed a distinctive style of writing, especially in his stories
- His style often embraces an abrupt beginning, dark imagery, vague references to time, limited descriptions, impossible events, and the theme of war
- In 1913, Bierce traveled to Mexico to gain first-hand experience of the Mexican Revolution
- He was rumored to be traveling with rebel troops, and was not seen again
Bio / wiki sources: Wikipedia, accounts on social media, content from our users.