Jack Kerouac

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Jack Kerouac Biography

Jean-Louis "Jack" Kerouac was an American novelist and poet. He is considered a literary iconoclast and, alongside William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg, a pioneer of the Beat Generation. Kerouac is recognized for his spontaneous met ...

Jack Kerouac Poems

1.
Haiku (The Low Yellow...)

The low yellow
moon above the
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2.
Haiku (Birds Singing...)

Birds singing
in the dark
—Rainy dawn.
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3.
Haiku (The Taste...)

The taste
of rain
—Why kneel?
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4.
How To Meditate

-lights out-
fall, hands a-clasped, into instantaneous
ecstasy like a shot of heroin or morphine,
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5.
Hitchhiker

'Tryna get to sunny Californy' -
Boom. It's the awful raincoat
making me look like a selfdefeated self-murdering
...

Jack Kerouac Quotes

11 November 2014

It is not my fault that certain so-called bohemian elements have found in my writings something to hang their peculiar beatnik theories on.

11 November 2014

All of life is a foreign country.

Jack Kerouac Comments

Uriah Hamilton 12 July 2005

Jack Kerouac, the sad, sweet-hearted modern day Li Po, my second greatest hero after Bob Dylan!

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DJIIDCNISBCIEU 09 April 2021

NOM

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Cat 09 April 2021

meow

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cooper 02 June 2021

hiiohi

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big smoke 26 March 2021

i want a burgah

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michele 02 June 2021

same

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waterson 02 June 2021

same

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joe mom 10 March 2021

this is treesh

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cooper 02 June 2021

i agree

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Steven Armstrong 02 May 2020

https: //.youtube/watch? v=ELPKuKvo44k

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