Allen Ginsberg ´ 2 Read & downloadSm barefoot in the snowBut that s #Not Really Russia It S A ConceptA #really Russia it s a conceptA 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 science 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 about UniverseAllen Ginsberg about confused mind writing down newspaper headlines from Mars The audience is about salvation the listeners are about sex Spiritual gymnastics nostalgia for the Steam Engine Pony ExpressHitler Stalin Roosevelt Churchill are about arithmetic adrilateral euations above all chemistry physics chaos theory Who cares what it 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
is this NastySome 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 So. Led American and international poetry toward Brothers 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 My brother gave me this book when I was just starting high school I got really really into the beat poets then I was just starting high school I got really really into the beat poets then developed an obsession that burned too brightly not to snuff itself out But even though I try to move away from Ginsberg he helped me discover poetry and my ideals about life in the mechanized and deadening world we ve been living in since the post war period To dismiss him would be nfair and ridiculous His words still haunt my mind on a regular basis My favorite poem of his I think is Sunflower Sutra 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 Allen Ginsberg is one of my soul mates Some of these are wonderful Others are atrocious So I can t really make p my mind on whether I want to trash it or put it on the favourites shelfWonderfulnessPsalm 1These psalms are the workings of the vision haunted mind and not that reasonHell Is This NastySome
never changesI am 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 in a 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 NiagaraWhich Never ChangesI Am
Falls Steel Mills Radios HomelessSteel Mills radios homeless don t forgetRussia is about Tzars Stalin Poetry Secret Police Communi. 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. ,
CietyI walked into the cocktail partyroom and found three or four Leaders Eat Last ueerstalking together ineertalkI tried to be friendly but heardmyself talking to one in hiptalk I m glad to see you he said andlooked away to one in hiptalk I m glad to see you he said andlooked away 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 was nderstoodbut not appreciated I wasoffered refreshments which #I accepted c I am not a huge Ginsberg fan There is #accepted c I am not a huge Ginsberg fan There is too much of the ego in his work for my taste and many of his earlier works are in my opinion rant than stream of consciousness as they have been described despite my sympathy with his causes That said there is also no disputing his influence on the poetry scene in America In my opinion it is his poems of place however rather than the political poems that will stand the test of time No one does creative concrete imagery better than Ginsberg His place poems range from Cleveland to China with the best of these coming near the end of his career In a volume like this one which chronologically contains his collected works it is most easy to see the maturing of the man and the poetic voice Well worth reading angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to the starry dynamo in the machinery of night Tawdry and dated Ginsberg s poetry distinctively belongs to and in another era the legions of fans the poet amassed while he lived likely were enad with his rebel persona than the poems he wrote which are often dreadfully dull in spite of their exhibitionism and chaotic structure But Howl and Other Poems and The Fall of America are decent if not great collections 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 spends in 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 th What
a great collection to have to turn to whenever you wantgreat collection to have to turn to whenever you want visit a true master A brilliant collection of poems by Beat poet Allen Ginsberg 1926 1997. 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. .