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Bowery Blues

Rating: 4.8
The story of man
Makes me sick
Inside, outside,
I don't know why
Something so conditional
And all talk
Should hurt me so.

I am hurt
I am scared
I want to live
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L Milton Hankins 16 September 2020
This is typical Kerouac...rambling, anxious, stark, sensual...full of unexplained imagery. I am only a fan of stream of consciousness writing when it has a location and a destination. Words on a page do not necessarily poetry make!
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Edward Kofi Louis 19 November 2019
I am hurt! ! ! ! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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Uche Nwanze 19 November 2019
Beautifully crafted and insightful piece of art.
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Michael Walker 19 November 2018
Very much a street poem of New York City, quite pessimistic. Also visionary in some lines, 'For no church told me/ No guru holds me/ Just stone of New York'.
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Kumarmani Mahakul 19 November 2018
This is a beautiful poem having touching expression and nice collocation.
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Mahtab Bangalee 19 November 2018
Little and little great and small feelings of likable sorrow of amendable delineated here /// its straightforward poetic style /// like it
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Bernard F. Asuncion 19 November 2018
Such a well crafted poem by Jack Kerouac....................
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