"The First Third and Other Writings" (autobiography, essays and letters), City Lights Books, 1971
2 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
3 Portrayals |
1 Article |
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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]
Cassady lived briefly with the Grateful Dead and is immortalized in the Dead song "That's It For the Other One." The title of another Dead tune, "Cassidy," might seem to be a misspelling of Cassady's name; in fact the song primarily celebrates the 1970 birth of baby girl Cassidy Law into the Grateful Dead family, though the lyrics also include references to Neal Cassady himself.
The Holy Goof