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“The Ones Who Never Yawn”

For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been vacationing with family in Mazatlán. It has been a wonderful time to relax, read, explore, eat good food, take photos and appreciate life. 161 more words

Big Sur - Jack Kerouac (1962)


“Big Sur is a 1962 novel by Jack Kerouac. It recounts the events surrounding Kerouac’s (here known by the name of his fictional alter-ego Jack Duluoz) three brief sojourns to a cabin in Bixby Canyon, … 248 more words

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New York Literature and Drama Day 3: Washington Square, Greenwich Village:

Washington Square was the start of our literary tours around New York. This brought Henry James into focus and his wonderful early novel Washington Square… 738 more words

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big sur | jack kerouac

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big sur tracks jack duluoz’s (jack kerouac in alter ego form) three treks to his friend’s cabin in bixby canyon, big sur, california. jack stays in the cabin, alone at first, to get away and unwind. 694 more words

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Chasing Kerouac on the Devils Dome Loop

Perhaps it started with the warning from the descending hiker.

“It’s pretty tough going. 3000 feet of vert and about 2 million switchbacks to get up the ridge. 3,239 more words

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A Stubbornness

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There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me. 66 more words

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