Tag Archives: Jack Kerouac

30-Day Poetry Challenge: Day 23

Day 23: Found it in the Top 20 – Make a top twenty list of your favorite records (or books, or songs, or bird calls), turn them into a list poem. The Gangs of New York
 On the Road
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Writers’ Wisdom

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt … Continue reading

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Bookworm: “Post Office”

So how about I’m finally making my way through the rest of my Charles Bukowski books I bought two years ago when Borders was closing? Terrible, I know, and I have no excuse, but maybe it was the way that … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

I adore many more writers than I could list, but Jack Kerouac, I mean, I love him. I love him. I. Love. Him. Cliche as it may be, he’s the reason I went back to school to be a writer. … Continue reading

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Bookworm: “Big Sur”

Like he is for many writers, Jack Kerouac is a huge inspiration to me.In fact, my debut Bookworm explains exactly how very much he is responsible for me being able to call myself a writer. So back when Borders went bye-bye in the summer, … Continue reading

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Ink for Blood ponders ink for body

I have so many ideas running rampant in my head, but no time to act on them. But something that’s been on the forefront the past few days has been thinking about My First Tattoo. It’s been something I’ve been “thinking about” … Continue reading

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Run for the Borders

Like most Bookworms, I was saddened when I heard that Borders was kaput. While I admit my local Borders wasn’t something that I frequented because of its nearly-half-an-hour-away location, it always stings me when a bookstore meets its demise. This is the fourth bookstore that’s closed in Northeastern Pa. … Continue reading

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