Friday, April 4, 2008

You’re No Jack Kerouac

Suck up nicotine, beer, and pot.
Stay up sleepless, salacious nights.
Go on the road
As far and as fast as the road will go.
Then go and write what’s on your mind.
Surely your thoughts must be important then.
But it takes more than self-abuse to be an artist.

Innisfree Magazine, Manhattan Beach, California, November 1992
by Ed Bremson

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