This is Allen Ginsberg’s reading list for his class, “Literary History of the Beats.” (Yes, he is on it.)
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Thesis defended, committee approved! Pictured above: my lovely audience, waving. YOU’RE THE BEST.
I met a genius on the train
about 6 years old,
he sat beside me
and as the train
ran down along the coast
we came to the ocean
and then he looked at me
it’s not pretty.
— Charles Bukowski, “i met a genius”
it was the first time I’d
This is what writing a dissertation looks like. Not pictured: cookies, alcohol, afternoon naps.
Patients have been known to seek fluids from any source possible.
don’t wiggle it.
Sometimes when I’m waiting for the bus at Nicollet & 4th three-quarters drunk, having to take a piss, freezing my ass (hands) off and nose running because of it, I realize that this is what life is.
too tired for yesterday