When I get old
I want to be
Blue haired Madame G. K. Rachou
La Patronne de la Bohème Latin Quarter
With curtains of lace
And a charming French face
Singing like Mimì
There lies the heart
On rue Git-le-Coeur
And thus the start
With red roses from poets
And champagne with Lee
Cut ups and tea and Old Gold
And sun and shine from the last White Imperial Russian
And chocolates from everyone
Raspberry jam on the Left Bank at 9
Paintings of water lilies
Life will be merry and gay
In Paris fog and gray
But even so
Life will never be boring or dull
As in leafy plum suburbs
Down the road from bard physician of Rutherford
And me in the house
Like Emily Dickinson mouse
Shouting liberté, égalité, fraternité
To no one
Miles, Barry. The Beat Hotel. (New York: Grove/Atlantic, 2000).
Hot chocolate . . . delicious Blustery deep freeze winds Cut through cruel canyons of Ma...
In the upcoming movie-themed issue of Beatdom, we will be talking to Aaron Brookner - son ...
by G.K. Stritch – find her on Amazon A criminal -- car thief, wife beater, so...
Short story by Ammon Baker.
“They are hip without being slick, they are intelligent without being corny, they are inte...
Goetleib, the undisputed arbiter of taste and opinion, was sitting cross-legged in his arm...