Monthly Archives: August 2013

Advice on Living by the Divine Willy

“Action is eloquence.”

–William Shakespeare

We’re All From the Railroad

He bang, she bang
Daddy shot a bear
Shot him in the stern, me boys
And didn’t turn a hair.
We’re all from the railroad too-ra-loo
And the old moke’s picking on a banjo.

–Trad American sea shanty

Whitman Meets Bukowski

Where Whitman
called you lover

Bukowski called
you fucker

They both meant
the same thing