Kerouac - Part 1
"There are more
things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your
Kerouac was born March 12, 1922. Baptized Jean Louis Lebris de
Known as "Ti Jean," Little Jack. Pisces.
I was born January 21, 1966. Baptized Dean Nikola Pajevic. Known
as Mags. Aquarius.
I melt the water and spill it. Kerouac flits and flaps, breathes
"As the river poured down from mid-America by starlight I
knew, I knew like mad that everything I had ever known and would
ever know was One."
The one and only quality which originates with Pisces is a prescient
power to stand outside oneself and see yesterday, today and tomorrow
In my Oxford American Dictionary, I reached to place his name.
Not there. But nearby were the words:
Ker nel n. The tender (orgasmically edible) quivering inside the
shell of a Nut. The central or cataclysmic part of a scream or
poem or exaltation etc.
Key n. A refined piece of starstuff woven so it will move the
bolt of a lock to tears and so unlock the soul. Ghosts that provides
anarchy or insight .
I am writing for my sanity. Its tricolor flag of black, black,
and black. Every sorrow howling and alive. Neurons whipped into
a froth flung hard against the subway electric third rail, buzzing
like breath and schloomed WOW into the hard white, tiny pupil brightness.
I have to see it. I have to understand bewitching deep sky.ky.ky.ky.ky.ky.ky.