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Judy Henske - Lilac Wine

Judith A. “Judy” Henske (born December 20, 1936,┬áin Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin) is an American singer and songwriter, once known as “the Queen of the… 61 more words


A Read 27 Years in the Making

I first became aware of On the Road by Jack Kerouac, oh, maybe when I was 17 or 18 years old. My brother from another mother Jean-Paul and I had discussed the Beatniks. 1,008 more words

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Jack Kerouac - What he meant to writing, life and the sixties.

Jack opened a door and let a new stream of light come flooding in. It swept the old dull formula away.

Before Jack there was a structure and form. 577 more words


Setting up for "Some Kind of Accident"

“Some Kind of Accident” opens tomorrow at beatnik studios and features new work by Jeff Mayry, Amanda Cook and Emily Swinsick. I dropped by the gallery today with baby Bijou and checked in with Jeff and Kelly. 23 more words

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Junky by William S. Burroughs: A book review

The Beat Generation was perhaps one of the most distinguished movements forming the 1950s counterculture, but the one which in retrospect, our generation seems to know the least about. 779 more words