Monthly Archives: October 2012

Axiomatic Waste Material Capsule – 1960s Concrete Poetry

My 1960s experimental novel WREATHROM is a mix of traditional fiction narrative, surreal / psychedelic prose poetry, and concrete poetry.  In chapter 9, there’s a concrete poetry section that covers several pages.  Below are clips from the beginning of that … Continue reading

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Verb Syrup: Experimental Novel 1960s

Here are a couple more clippings from Chapter 8 of Wraethrom.  The first one has imagery related to printed and spoken language.  I like the early computer reference “I.B.M. punchdrunk wordcard stack deck verb syrup laugh morning glory writ down.” … Continue reading

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Dry Devilish Books – Fragments from a 1960s Experimental Novel

Below are two clippings from Chapter 8 of my novel Wraethrom, written circa 1966-72.   The second one starts with “or why not.”          

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