"The First Third and Other Writings" (autobiography, essays and letters), City Lights Books, 1971
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Twenty years of fast living - there's just not much left, and my kids are all screwed up. Don't do what I have done. [Advice to a young friend, January, 1967]
Got acquainted with Jack Kerouac
and Allen Ginsberg
in the mid-1940s (shortly after he got out of jail, and married the teenaged LuAnne), when he asked their help in "learning to write". More time was spent hustling Kerouac and his mother for food and drinks, and carrying on an affair with Ginsberg, than in his learning the art of writing, but it all seemed to pay off in the end; each became a ...
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