RIP John Updike

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist John Updike died today at the age of 76 of lung cancer. In his 1981 novel, Rabbit is Rich, he wrote, “The great thing about the dead, they make space.”

This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

  Your Reaction?

    Hot Buzz

    Tell Us Your Stories About Sexism In College


    What’s The Worst Thing You’ve Ever Smelled?


    Now Buzzing