dr_con Posted April 29, 2019 Share Posted April 29, 2019 Ferlinghetti Didn't Recognize Me 4/29/2019 There was the time dig a substitution was made spent the day working at CityLights man North Beach and all living the not-so-secret dream to connect become a part of a servant to the lineage poets artists madmen and a friend who never asked me back said I gotta do so you want to fill in be part of the bop the boring boring once you ‘ve been in it awhile day-to-day grind and I said MAN hella-hella-way- cool and they sd without Referenc- ing Black Mountain College Never ever say that sh*t again And so there I was fumbling with the System old-old-school kept wondering when they would drop the abacus on me saying we don’t do calculators here because the AI war will be lost And we don’t want them sending their drones back in time to mess - up a good thing when who should walk in but Lawrence Monsanto Ferlinghetti and he says Are you new? Just like that as if he didn’t know his own store as if he couldn’t see the faded scars on my finger - tips from my cut - ups and razor phase or all the times becoming the Best Poet Possible led to irresponsible disreputable unethical behavior eventually delivering me newborn on the left- coast and so I sd after too long a hesitation in a whisper laden with discontent I suppose so and he said I swear he said That makes sense. Quote thegateless.org Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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