Archive for the “On the Road” Category

Kerouac and the Woodcutter

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One of the best things Beatitude has brought to my life is the connection with like-minded souls whom I might otherwise never have met. Most recent case in point: Loren Kantor, “a passionate, curious Woodcutter/Writer living in Hollywood with a love for movies, music and old Los Angeles.” Kantor discovered Beatitude through my author site and emailed to tell me about his most recent project: a woodcut of Jack Kerouac.

On the Road: The Movie Poster

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The official movie poster for the big screen adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road—which features prominently in my own novel, Beatitude—has finally been released.   The movie stars Sam Riley as OTR’s narrator, Sal Paradise (Jack Kerouac), Garrett Hedlund as Sal’s best friend, Dean Moriarty (Neal Cassady), and Kristen Stewart as Dean’s first wife, Marylou (Luanne [...]