John Steinbeck ~ love his books. East of Eden one of my favorites

John Steinbeck ~ love his books. East of Eden one of my favorites

William Cuthbert Faulkner (1897–1962). American writer, Nobel Prize laureate and Pulitzer winner. He worked in a variety of written media, including novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays. Known for his novels and short stories, many of which are set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha, a setting he created based on Lafayette County., where he spent most of his life. Is one of the most important writers in both American literature generally and Southern literature…

William Cuthbert Faulkner (1897–1962). American writer, Nobel Prize laureate and Pulitzer winner. He worked in a variety of written media, including novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays. Known for his novels and short stories, many of which are set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha, a setting he created based on Lafayette County., where he spent most of his life. Is one of the most important writers in both American literature generally and Southern literature…

William s. Burroughs... founder of the Beat Generation and Godfather of Punk.

William s. Burroughs... founder of the Beat Generation and Godfather of Punk.

iPagination — #Citation #iPagination #Vie

iPagination — #Citation #iPagination #Vie

Jack Kerouac & Joyce Johnson NYC 1958

Jack Kerouac & Joyce Johnson NYC 1958

I just finished reading this book (A Russian Journal) and this was the part that resonated with me most.

I just finished reading this book (A Russian Journal) and this was the part that resonated with me most.

On the Road (Kerouac) original manuscript is a scroll. I had been explained that Kerouac produced the continuous scroll by taping pages of semi-translucent paper together to feed the typewriter and write without interruption. Anyway, the defining novel of the so-called Beat Generation, their Bible is like a TORAH! significant!

On the Road (Kerouac) original manuscript is a scroll. I had been explained that Kerouac produced the continuous scroll by taping pages of semi-translucent paper together to feed the typewriter and write without interruption. Anyway, the defining novel of the so-called Beat Generation, their Bible is like a TORAH! significant!

i fondly recall reading thousands of kerouac's letters while on the cape, and devouring the legedarly legion bar...

i fondly recall reading thousands of kerouac's letters while on the cape, and devouring the legedarly legion bar...

Allen Ginsberg, Howl. Loved it!

Allen Ginsberg, Howl. Loved it!

1960s Beatnick Slang. It's really Tough ! :) As a kid I remember people saying some of these terms. I vividly remember everyone saying something was "tough" meaning cool or great. The weirdest expression I remember was to say that some one was either "hard" or "collegiate".

1960s Beatnick Slang. It's really Tough ! :) As a kid I remember people saying some of these terms. I vividly remember everyone saying something was "tough" meaning cool or great. The weirdest expression I remember was to say that some one was either "hard" or "collegiate".

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