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Kerouac Sketching

This month Charlie explores "sketching" (aka Free Writing) as described by Jack Kerouac.
Listen to Charlie's commentary via the stream or the file download.


at Los Camales

Red and green neon around a plastic relief of the virgin of Guadelupe
"Mother of the Americas" I love that phrase and the too loud juke box
spouts mariachi-like pop.  I can barely find the conga the friendly
waitress told me how to say "scrambled" but I forgot already a good
looking dark eyed Momma and two pre schoolers a dad and his daughter and
Anglo me.  That's ok this is the best breakfast in Chicago
         huevos con chorizo
no other midwest sausage has the spice.  a large glittery chandelier over
a table full of plastic cups spicy vegetables on each table in
rectangular plastic containers with tongs on top.  So much to learn so
much to know a whole language I'm going for--Espanol--why not burn some
grooves in the gray matter etcetcetc-


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Writing Down the Bones

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