Then, how did Fitzgerald start writing?
He attended the St. Paul Academy. When he was 13, he saw his first piece of writing appear in print: a detective story published in the school newspaper. In 1911, when Fitzgerald was 15 years old, his parents sent him to the Newman School, a prestigious Catholic preparatory school in New Jersey.
One may also ask, how did Fitzgerald die? Heart attack
Herein, what influenced F Scott Fitzgerald’s writing?
The dominant influences on F . Scott Fitzgerald were aspiration, literature, Princeton, Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald , and alcohol. Fitzgerald’s given names indicate his parents’pride in his father’s ancestry.
Was Fitzgerald poor?
He had a penchant for cutting classes during his time at Princeton University, and nearly failed out before abandoning his studies to join the military. Despite his legendary command of the written word, Fitzgerald was also a poor speller and may have suffered from dyslexia.