San Rafael/Mexico City Blues Poem

I read this poem at the Beat Museum last Sunday. –CM Prologue A superficial reading of one of these poems [in the book of lyrics by Kerouac] led me to believe he was referring to Burroughs — the section where Kerouac is taking down the words of old junkie Bill Garver — I think he … Read more San Rafael/Mexico City Blues Poem

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The Carotid Kid

  Ernest’s psychopathy was recognized at an early age. The local constabulary knew of his exploits as a child; torturing animals, stealing, getting into fights. After a certain number of offenses, his data was automatically sent to Langley, where his case was reviewed to see if he was recruitment material. He was. At sixteen, after an arrest … Read more The Carotid Kid

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Dawn Of The Kali Yuga

The Dawn of the Kali Yuga   Downward spiral of ego out of control. Common sense taken out of the game. If you haven’t been paying attention, you’re in big trouble. Mamos “destroy by creating the age of weaponry.” What is important to people these days? Art? Love? Truth? Guns are right up there. Fighting … Read more Dawn Of The Kali Yuga

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Anubis Walked With A Limp: Jan Kerouac

 Anubis walked with a limp–Jan Kerouac  We wanted her to be like a figure in a painting by Botticelli [or a China doll] instead, we got Jackson Pollock [in all his glory]. Gerry gave me her address before I landed in L.A. I looked for her apartment in Hollywood. rang the bell and as we talked spread my writings … Read more Anubis Walked With A Limp: Jan Kerouac

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Corporations Are People, Too — Poetry by Jerome Sala

Photo of Author. Credit: Turtle Point Presshttp://www.turtlepointpress.com/traveltainted/4-poems/ Jerome Sala’s Corporations Are People, Too NYQ Books: Join our general mailing list to be informed when it becomes available. . . (Anticipated Publication Date: May 5, 2017) Cover Art: Ferdinand and Imelda City, 1986, oil on canvas, 72 x 48 in. © The School of the Art … Read more Corporations Are People, Too — Poetry by Jerome Sala

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Cartooning: The art of–Masterful Marks

Cartooning: “Masterful Marks,” by Monte Beauchamp. In a first-of-its-kind collection, award-winning illustrators celebrate the lives of the visionary artists who created the world of Cartooning and altered pop culture forever. Sixteen Graphic Novel Biographies of: • Walt Disney • Dr. Seuss • Charles Schulz • The Creators of Superman • R. Crumb • Jack Kirby … Read more Cartooning: The art of–Masterful Marks

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