Sunday, May 8, 2016

Happy 86th Birthday to Gary Snyder



Gary Snyder (Japhy Ryder in The Dharma Bums) turns 86 today.

Happy Birthday, Gary!

In his honor, read some of his poetry. Here's a link to get you started: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poets/detail/gary-snyder#about

2 comments:

Lance Gurwell said...

I wish I had had the opportunity to meet Gary. I was at the gathering in Boulder in 1982, but I don't think Gary made the trek. There are such a precious few still alive with any deal connection to Jack, Allen, Bill and Neal and all the rest. I was so fortunate to be able to attend and meet Allen.

Lance Gurwell said...

Happy Birthday Gary!
And thank you for this site and your work to keep all that is beat still alive!