I have made my living as a full-time writer since 1994. I started reading Kerouac et al in the late 1960s. I have been a Jack Kerouac writer in residence on Orlando. I have published a long article about my ten-year-relationship with Carolyn Cassady in Beat Scene.
Cody, The Medicine Man and Me – available at http://amzn.to/2tTqI0d
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