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O segredo das coisas perdidas

Jack Kerouac, no auge de sua intelectualidade beatnik, diz em uma de suas desenfreadas narrativas, “Eu só confio nas pessoas loucas, aquelas que são loucas pra viver, loucas para falar, loucas para serem salvas, desejosas de tudo ao mesmo tempo, que nunca bocejam ou dizem uma coisa corriqueira,mas queimam, queimam, queimam, como fabulosas velas amarelas romanas explodindo como aranhas através das estrelas”. 94 more words



I was hoping to have some sewing updates in addition to knitting, but I just don’t really have anything that I want to share on that front.  330 more words


History Unmasked

Did you know that beatniks actually imaged themselves after ancient Tibetan demons?

Meanwhile, that creepy guy at the back just has no style. Or eyeballs.


I Want To Be A Beatnik

I’m adding some of Kerouac’s text from Big Sur to a painting and I’m in love with the words. I’m attempting to fit three entire passages on the canvas as I can’t bear to omit anything. 474 more words

Susan Sloane

I know too well this cherry-wood this table-talk each time we dine in the

dark. We are knee-deep in place-mats the right shade of burgundy. Once I loved our half-built home. Today I woke up to black coffee and stale paint. 111 more words

Creative Writing

Literature: On The Road by Jack Kerouac

Published: September 5, 1957

I read this book a few weeks ago, which, in the rapid reader world, is 20 years ago. As soon as I was done, I wanted to pack all my things and hop on a bus to wherever the wheels would take me. 411 more words

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