“ No sympathy for the devil; keep that in mind. Buy the ticket, take the ride…and if it occasionally gets a little heavier than what you had in mind, well…maybe chalk it off to forced conscious expansion: Tune in, freak out, get beaten.
Southern: That’s the thing about Quaaludes-chicks love Quaaludes-makes them less self-conscious, I suppose, about fucking. The druggist say’s it’s a great favourite with hookers. With students and hookers. They must have something in common.
Burroughs: Intense pain.
“ Conrad’s Heart of Darkness becomes Apocalypse Now. In the early days of the Vietnam conflict cia agents set up their Ops in remote outposts, requisitioned private armies, overawed the superstitious natives and achieved the status of white Gods. So the context of 19th-century colonialism was briefly duplicated. That is what writing is about: time-travel.
“ This can work for a time, and then it ends. All of a sudden, from one day to the next, after the excitement and acceleration, comes the apocalypse.
Stuff I Like
- “How slow life is,
How violent hope is.”— Guillaume Apollinaire (via ancient-serpent)
NEW SONG WITH LYRICS AGAIN
I CAN TELL HOW I FEEL RIGHT NOW
TELL YOU HOW I FEEL M Y N O W
GROWTH THROUGH NO GO NO
FLOWED THROUGH NO NAME
BENT YOU HOW I PROVE IT NOW
TELL YOU HOW I FEEL RIGHT NOW
I JUSET WANT TO KEEP NOT DYING
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