Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Lucy Jones calls beat poetry "rubbish"

Dear Readers:

Perhaps some of you would like to respond to Lucy Jones' article in which she calls beat poetry "rubbish." It is available here.

Thank you.


Linda Sue Grimes said...

Yes, she's absolutely right, especially her remark, "Stream-of-consciousness, let's be honest, is a lazy, easy way for a junkie to write on a hangover without much thought."

Rick Dale, author of The Beat Handbook said...

Linda, given your opinion of stream-of-consciousness writing, what on earth are you doing wasting your time on this blog devoted to Jack Kerouac?