Hipsterdom

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Warehouse Operative
angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to the starry dynamo in the machinery of night,
 

luka

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As a Californian hippy you certainly should. Seems like a period piece now. Almost impossible to take seriously
 

luka

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And the writing is very flabby and let it all hang out which I find unappealing on every level, aesthetic to spiritual to moral
 

constant escape

winter withered, warm
I've only read The Subterraneans, which I think he wrote in some single bender session.

I took a lot away from the concept of spontaneous prose, though. What little I've read about it.
 

luka

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For me flabbiness is endemic to American hippy poetry. It's the essence of it. Loose, careless use of words.
 
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