Monday, May 31, 2010

Peter Orlovsky, 1933-2010


Peter Orlovsky (Allen Ginsberg)


Peter Orlovsky: a beautiful remembrance from Tom Clark and accounting of his passing by Anne Waldman.




today again
death draws nearer...
the wildflowers

Issa
translated by David G. Lanoue




5 comments:

Ed Baker said...

sometime I feel silly
and some times I feel sad and old/vulnerable
this is sad

(I met him once in 1974)

for my Two-cents... the very best of the Beats

http://www.boppin.com/orlovsky.html#1

and his attitude re: spelling... priceless

TC said...

Ed, take heart, it's not just you, the old/sad/silly/vulnerable thing is going around. He said.

Grant-Grey Guda said...

You have an amazing blog, it is really very awesome, if you’re interested here is the link to my blog of poetry, it would be awesome if you could check it out and follow if you like.

http://thehumanicana.blogspot.com/

Or my facebook page

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Poetry-By-Grant-Grey-Guda/399397276060?v=wall

Hoping you have a wonderful week filled with inspiration and laughter,
Grant-Grey

Jesus Crisis said...

Thank you.

Issa's Untidy Hut said...

Ed, many thanks for the link to Peter's poem, Tom, for the wisdom & truth ...

Thanks for the kind words, Grant -

... and J