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is about salvation the listeners are about sex Spiritual gymnastics nostalgia for the Steam Engine Pony ExpressHitler Stalin Roosevelt about salvation the listeners are about sex Spiritual gymnastics nostalgia for the Steam Engine Pony ExpressHitler Stalin Roosevelt are about arithmetic adrilateral euations above all chemistry physics chaos theory Who cares what Engine Pony ExpressHitler Stalin Roosevelt are about arithmetic 120 Jobs That Wont Chain You to Your Desk uadrilateral euations above all chemistry physics chaos theory Who cares what s all aboutI do Edgar Allan Poe cares Shelley cares Beethoven Dylan careDo you care What are you aboutor are you a human being with 10 fingers two eyes cWhatever this is Fie My FumPull my daisyTip my cupCut my thoughtsFor coconutsBone my shadowDove my soulSet a haloOn my skullArk my darknessRack my lacksBleak my lurkingLark my looksStart my ArdenGate my shadesSilk my gardenRose my daysWhore my doorStone my dreamMilk my mindAnd make me creamSay my oopsOpe my shell Roll my bones Ring my bellPope my partsPop my potPoke my papPit my plum cAtrociousnessMy Team Is Red HotMy dick is red hotYour dick is diddly dotMy politics red hotYour politics diddly plotMy President s red hotyour President s diddly blotMy land is red hotYour land is diddly knotMy nation s red hotYour nation s diddly rotMy cosmos red hotYour cosmos diddly iddly suat cWhat the hell is this NastySome Little Boys DontSome little boys like itSome little boys dontSome little girls swipe itSome little girls won tSome nephews suck itSome lollypops gruntSome nieces truck itIf grandpa s a runtSome puberties reuest itFour times a monthSome girl teens breast itSome eat it for brunchSome little people gargleSome adolescents warbleSome teenyboppers babbleSome kiddies play Scrabble cUnfortunate offensive In SocietyI walked into the cocktail partyroom and found three or foureerstalking together in Taken by the Pterodactyl (Dinosaur Erotica) ueertalkI tried to be friendly but heardmyself talking to one in hiptalk I m glad to see you he said andlooked away Hmn I mused The roomwas small and had a double deckerbed in it and cooking apparatusicebox cabinet toasters stove the hosts seemed to live with roomenough only for cooking and sleepingMy remark on this score wasnderstoodbut not appreciated I wasoffered refreshments which I accepted N order of composition the poems reflect on one another; they are not only works but also a work Included here are all the poems from the earlier volume Collected Poems 1947 1980 and from Ginsberg's subseuent and final three books of new poetry White Shroud Cosmopolitan Greetings and Death Fame Enriching this book are illustrations by Ginsberg's artist friends; nusual and illuminating notes to the poems inimitably prepared by the poet himself; extensive indexes; as well as prefaces and various other materials that accompanied the original publications.
SUMMARY Collected Poems 1947 1997A brilliant collection of poems by Beat poet Allen Ginsberg 1926 1997 angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to the starry dynamo in the machinery of night So far i ve dug the way Ginsburg s poems that deal with events in US History are very matter of fact sure Ginsburg has his opinions but they re written in a wry witty way so that they do not feel self righteous or preachy to his views The collected poems of Allen Ginsberg remains to be the books of poetry I most often return to Though his early and late writings lack the
REVOLUTIONARY FOCUS AND FIRE OF HOWL THOUGH HE SPENDSfocus and fire of Howl though he spends my opinion far too many pages carving out in tingling detail sexual events and fantasies though his apparent need for acceptance and praise somtimes leak through I am powerless to say no This volume is absolutely encompassing the lifetime portfolio of one of America s most well known and controversial poets the spiritual offspring of Walt Whitman What makes this collection so valuable is the range of poetry contained within it the variance in style from drug addled stream
of consciousness to simple and pretty lyricismis frankly astonishing Ginsberg wrote with such purpose leading pacifists to war against Moloch andconsciousness to simple and pretty lyricismis frankly astonishing Ginsberg wrote with such purpose leading pacifists to war against Moloch and his eer shoulder to the wheel He was a founding father of a revoluton in free thought liberated sexuality and The Last Whales uncensored literature And this hefty book is his journal of all that What he saw what he felt what he imagined what he lied about Kaddish still pulls the heart from the chest and Transcription of Organ Music still dawns with feelings that escaped even Ginsberg s words A man of brutal honesty with himself his lovers and his poetry A brilliant body of work reuired reading for anyone interested in the Beats the evolution of American literature the cultural storm leading to the social revival of the 1960 s or just enchanting and powerful poetry Some of these are wonderful Others are atrocious So I can t really makep my mind on whether I want to trash it or put it on the favourites shelfWonderfulnessPsalm 1These. Here for the first time is a volume that gathers the published verse of Allen Ginsberg in its entirety a half century of brilliant work from one of America's great poets The chief figure among the Beats Ginsberg changed the course of American poetry liberating it from closed academic forms with the creation of open vocal spontaneous and energetic postmodern verse in the tradition of Walt Whitman Guillaume Apollinaire Hart Crane Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams Ginsberg's classics Howl Reality Sandwiches Kaddish Planet News and The Fall of America. ,
Psalms are the workings of the vision haunted mind and not that reason which never changesI am flesh and blood but my mind is the focus of much lightningI change with the weather with the state of my finances with the work I do with my companyBut truly none of these is accountable for the majestic flaws of mind which have left my brain open to hallucinationAll work has been an imitation of the literary cackle in
my headThis gossip is an eccentric document to be lost inheadThis gossip is an eccentric document to be lost in library and rediscovered when the Dove descends cAn Eastern BalladI speak of love that comes to mindThe moon is faithful although blind She moves in thought she cannot speakPerfect care has made her bleakI never dreamed the sea so deepThe earth so dark so long my sleepI have become another childI wake to see the world go wild cMilk my mind make me cream cWeirdnessIs AboutDylan is about the Individual against the whole of creationBeethoven is about one man s fist in the lightning cloudsThe Pope is about abortion the spirits of the dead Television is about people sitting in their living room looking at their thingsAmerica is about being a big Country full of Cowboys Indians Jews Negroes AmericansOrientals Chicanos Factories skyscrapers Niagara Falls Steel Mills radios homeless Conservatives don t forgetRussia is about Tzars Stalin Poetry Secret Police Communism barefoot in the snowBut that s not really Russia it s a conceptA concept is about how to look at the earth from the moonwithout ever getting there The moon is about love Werewolves also PoePoe is about looking at the moon from the sunor else the graveyardEverything is about something if you re a thin movie producer chainsmoking mugglesThe world is about overpopulation Imperial invasions Biocide Genocide Fratricidal Wars Starvation Holocaust mass injury murder high technologySuper about overpopulation Imperial invasions Biocide Genocide Fratricidal Wars Starvation Holocaust mass injury murder high technologySuper atom Nuclear Neutron Hydrogen detritus Radiation Compassion Buddha AlchemyCommunication is about monopoly television radio movie newspaper spin on Earth ie planetary censorshipUniverse is about UniverseAllen Ginsberg is about confused Led American and international poetry toward A Faithful Church Member uncensored vernacular explicit candor the ecstatic the rhapsodic and the sincere all leavened by an attractive and pervasive streak of common sense Ginsberg's raw tones and attitudes of spiritual liberation also helped catalyze a psychological revolution that has become a permanent part of our cultural heritage profoundly influencing not only poetry and popular song and speech but also our view of the worldTheninterrupted energy of Ginsberg's remarkable career is clearly revealed in this collection Seen .