Jack Kerouac. Daily.

New York, NY
Joined March 2010
... not enough ecstasy for me, not enough life, joy, kicks, darkness, music, not enough night.
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For me it was just red wine in my mouth and a pile of firewood.
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He and I suddenly saw the whole country like an oyster for us to open; and the pearl was there, the pearl was there.
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... and with joy you realize for the first time thinking's just like not thinking - So I don't have to think any more.
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Everybody in Skid Row wants to be a millionaire.
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Came down from my ivory tower And found no world
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Everything Is Ignorant of its own emptiness - Anger Doesn’t like to be reminded of fits -
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... not enough ecstasy for me, not enough life, joy, kicks, darkness, music, not enough night.
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And this was really the way that my whole road experience began, and the things that were to come are too fantastic not to tell.
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So, I say, life is too sweet to waste on self propaganda, I quit self promotion, I enter my page.
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It always makes me proud to love the world somehow- hate's so easy compared.
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The low yellow moon above the Quiet lamplit house.
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My soul began its first sink into her, deep, heady, lost; like drowning in a witches' brew, Keltic, sorcerous, starlike.
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-lights out- fall, hands a-clasped, into instantaneous ecstasy like a shot of heroin or morphine, the gland inside of my brain discharging
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Wake up, cease the tendency to unkindness towards others, unkindness is the murderer of the life of wisdom.
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Use the shadows of the born The shapes of the world And pass them before the light Of imagination's birthless ecstasy
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I absolutely, simply, purely and without any whatevers have to sleep now, I mean, man, my eyes are closing, they're redhot, sore, tired...
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Absolute perfect purity of nobody.
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... that as long as I live I'll have chains dragging me down to the oceans of sad tears that my feet are wet in already.
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You had a vision, boy, a vision. Only damn fools pay no attention to visions.
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Shifty characters wait with battered suitcases.
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