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Not Wilde

Some idiot who can’t write

So they live vicariously thru
the works of their favorite
successful (once dead) authors
generalizing them until they are a… 254 more words


Sometimes a Great Notion (1971)

Paul Newman’s adaptation of Ken Kesey’s novel about an Oregon logging family is thick—visually and narratively—with trees in falltime (Sometimes a Great Notion… 119 more words


COOL PEOPLE -KEN KESEY and Alison Ellwood Captures The "MAGIC TRIP" Of Ken Kesey

Ken Kesey

American writer, who gained world fame with his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1962, filmed 1975). In the 1960s, Kesey became a counterculture hero and a guru of psychedelic drugs with Timothy Leary. 112 more words


One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest at Brisbane Arts Theatre

LEGENDARY author Ken Kesey wrote the novel in 1962, and the 1975 film went on to win Oscars for best lead actor (Jack Nicholson in a career-defining role as protagonist Randle P. 634 more words


Inspiration Monday

“Take what you can use and let the rest go by.” – Ken Kesey

“Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.” – Josh Billings



Counterculture Heavyweights

Beatniks, Hippies, Artists and Stars

Certain creative types made names for themselves in post-war America as rebels against the status quo. With all-American war hero  636 more words


Yes I Did

A cool fact ironic in nature that happened at the State Mental Hospital:

Well, when I sunk to a level 1 from a level 7 I experienced too much time in my idle brain. 572 more words