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First Two Verses of “Pull My Daisy” by Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg

Jack-Kerouac-007PULL MY DAISY
TIP MY CUP
ALL MY DOORS ARE OPEN
CUT MY THOUGHTS FOR COCONUTS
ALL MY EGGS ARE BROKEN

HOP MY HEART SONG
HARP MY HEIGHT
SERAPHS HOLD ME STEADY
HIP MY ANGEL
HYPE MY LIGHT
LAY IT ON THE NEEDY

Ode To Failure (excerpts) – Allen Ginsberg

A beat riff on the theology of the cross? Written in 1980: Many prophets have failed, their voices silent ghost-shouts in basements nobody heard dusty laughter in family attics nor glanced them on park benches weeping with relief under empty sky Walt Whitman viva’d local losers — courage to Fat Ladies in the Freak Show! […]