Blog Archives

The Typewriter Is Holy. The Biography: Not So Much

For a story about some of the more influential writers and poets of the 20th century, you would think a book would be more lyrical. But reading Bill Morgan’s “The Typewriter is Holy: The Complete, Uncensored History of the Beat

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Books

They were like the man with the dungeon stone and gloom, rising from the underground, the sordid hipsters of America, a new beat generation that I was slowly joining.

“I shambled after as I’ve been doing all my life after people who interest me, because the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Books, Meaning of Life