fuckyeahbeatgeneration:

Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, 1959

fuckyeahbeatgeneration:

Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, 1959

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iwasarecord:

fuckyeahbeatniks:

sentencesstay:

quote: Jack Kerouac

iwasarecord:

fuckyeahbeatniks:

sentencesstay:

quote: Jack Kerouac

fuckyeahbeatniks:

alofthesun:

On the Road, Jack Kerouac

So awesome.

fuckyeahbeatniks:

alofthesun:

On the Road, Jack Kerouac

So awesome.

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fuckyeahbeatniks:

masoha:

The first UK edition of On The Road, published by A. Deutsch in 1958, featured cover art by Len Deighton, later author of such bestsellers as Funeral In Berlin and Len Deighton’s Action Cookbook.
(Source: Highlights of the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection)


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fuckyeahbeatniks:

masoha:

The first UK edition of On The Road, published by A. Deutsch in 1958, featured cover art by Len Deighton, later author of such bestsellers as Funeral In Berlin and Len Deighton’s Action Cookbook.

(Source: Highlights of the Monash University Library Rare Books Collection)

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fuckyeahbeatgeneration:

Jack Kerouac, 1964
Jack Kerouac on visit to Manhattan, last time he stopped at my apartment  704 East 5th Street, Lower East Side, he then looked like his father,  corpuletn red-faced W.C. Fields yawning with mortal horror, eyes closed a  moment on D.M.T. visions - I’d brought some back from Millbrook where  I’d recently been with Neal Cassady in Kesey’s bus, Pre-election 1964  Fall
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fuckyeahbeatgeneration:

Jack Kerouac, 1964

Jack Kerouac on visit to Manhattan, last time he stopped at my apartment 704 East 5th Street, Lower East Side, he then looked like his father, corpuletn red-faced W.C. Fields yawning with mortal horror, eyes closed a moment on D.M.T. visions - I’d brought some back from Millbrook where I’d recently been with Neal Cassady in Kesey’s bus, Pre-election 1964 Fall

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Kerouac’s Tips

 

  1. Scribbled secret notebooks, and wild typewritten pages, for yr own joy

  2. Submissive to everything, open, listening

  3. Try never get drunk outside yr own house

  4. Be in love with yr life

  5. Something that you feel will find its own form

  6. Be crazy dumbsaint of the mind

  7. Blow as deep as you want to blow

  8. Write what you want bottomless from bottom of the mind

  9. The unspeakable visions of the individual

  10. No time for poetry but exactly what is

  11. Visionary tics shivering in the chest

  12. In tranced fixation dreaming upon object before you

  13. Remove literary, grammatical and syntactical inhibition

  14. Like Proust be an old teahead of time

  15. Telling the true story of the world in interior monolog

  16. The jewel center of interest is the eye within the eye

  17. Write in recollection and amazement for yourself

  18. Work from pithy middle eye out, swimming in language sea

  19. Accept loss forever

  20. Believe in the holy contour of life

  21. Struggle to sketch the flow that already exists intact in mind

  22. Don’t think of words when you stop but to see picture better

  23. Keep track of every day the date emblazoned in yr morning

  24. No fear or shame in the dignity of yr experience, language & knowledge

  25. Write for the world to read and see yr exact pictures of it

  26. Bookmovie is the movie in words, the visual American form

  27. In praise of Character in the Bleak inhuman Loneliness

  28. Composing wild, undisciplined, pure, coming in from under, crazier the better

  29. You’re a Genius all the time

  30. Writer-Director of Earthly movies Sponsored & Angeled in Heaven
wheresparetimegoestodie:

this just reminded me of how much i can’t wait for The Letters to come out in paperback.

wheresparetimegoestodie:

this just reminded me of how much i can’t wait for The Letters to come out in paperback.

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