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Solitude

I came to a point where I needed solitude and just stop the machine of thinking and enjoying what they call living, I just wanted to lie in the grass and look at the clouds.

~Jack Kerouac

On the Road by Jack Kerouac

I finally decided to read a “classic” and it was easily one of the worst things I’ve read in a long time. I’m not sure why it’s on all three… 246 more words

Review

Prelude to Big Sur: in newest issue of Beat Scene!

Read my article on Kerouac before he went to Big Sur in the newest issue of Beat Scene:

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Caroline & Jack Kerouac - March 1944

The Kerouacs in March 1943.

Kerouac is in his Naval Air Force V-12 uniform to which he was stripped of after dropping out of Columbia. He was no longer eligible by December 1942. 120 more words

Kerouac & Brahms' Clarinet Quintet in B

2nd Adagio Movement of Brahms’
Clarinet Quintet in B Minor

First Part

These voices I hear are those of little angels I imagine have those sweet little mouths made oval by extreme upper teeth—rosy mouths sweetly ovaled, like the mouth- 76 more words

Jack Kerouac says:

” Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me,
as is ever so on the road. ” 

Self-Love: It's a Rort.

“We were never really born, we will never really die. It has nothing to do with the imaginary idea of a personal self, other selves, many selves everywhere: Self is only an idea, a mortal idea. 622 more words

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