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The Best Travel Books for your summer

Spending long hours on a plane, a train, a car…Or just want to lay on the sand and escape reality ?

Here is my personnal selections of the best books for travel lovers. 1,810 more words


It's Done

Dear Reinaldo,

So I finished a novel, ain’t trained or certified to do so, but what the hell. Kerouac: “Something you feel will find its own form.” You assisted me in all kinds of ways, some conscious maybe, most unconscious, like Sunday morning pancakes. 232 more words


3 DAYS, 3 QUOTES | Day 3

Dear Reader,

It is the final day of the 3 days, 3 quotes challenge, and I think I found a new favorite:

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones that never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.” – Jack Kerouac,  91 more words


On The Road

A few days ago, I drove up to Minneapolis for a work project, up and back in a day with an overnight stay.

As I advanced northwest through the green hills on I-94, I had almost five hours to think too much. 739 more words

Literary Road Trippin'

Summertime is humming along at full tilt, and if you’re anything like us, you can hear the open road beckoning in the July breeze.  That’s right, ’tis the season for the great American road trip, and luckily it’s never been easier to blend your warm-weather wanderlust and year-round bibliomania into one amazing August adventure.  146 more words

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Tongue-tied - A Quote and Bonus Poem - Challenge day 1

I must thank the lovely Jennifer who challenged me yesterday to do this. I have been swamped by challenges in recent weeks and I must say, to my great shame, that I’ve hardly done any of them. 231 more words


jack kerouac reflection 07/23/2015

jack thought about God when he was high. how interesting.
I think lustful dreamy thoughts.

wow. I am the worst. in some ways.

otherwise doesn’t it make me only human?