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Where Are The Poems

WHERE ARE THE POEMS
By David Allen

Where are the poems?
I looked in all the familiar
places and failed to find
a line that I could use. 181 altre parole

Poetry

London Crossfigured - Poem by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

crossfigured
creeping with trams
and the artists on sundays
in the summer
all ‘tracking Nature’
in the suburbs
It
could have been anyplace
but it wasn’t… 128 altre parole

The Best Minds of My Generation

My introduction to Beat literature occurred about two years ago when I read Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac during a trip to the beach. Although I stumbled through it rather clumsily and should probably re-read it, I enjoyed it enough to decide that at a later date I would definitely read more Kerouac. 977 altre parole

Constantly Living Absurdity

Constanty Living Absurdity
with apologies to Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Like a trumpet-playing idiot
I write my words on the page,
declaring them art.

Keys singing in their soft voices… 168 altre parole

Confound

I Am Waiting, Too

I AM WAITING, TOO
By David Allen
(With apologies to Lawrence Ferlinghetti)

I am waiting for my time to arrive
And I am waiting
For a renewed Age of Reason… 266 altre parole

Poetry

Poetry

Poetry is a naked woman, a naked man, and the distance between them.

*About poetry and the univesal law of gravitation, L. Ferlinghetti
**Kneeling (naked) Man Embracing a Standing (naked) Woman, by norwegian artist Gustav Vigeland, begining of XX c

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