Pearls: Herbert Huncke

The world was beautiful. Everything sparkled and the people were suddenly happy and there was no more sorrow. There was no more anything except joy and pleasure and a desire on the part of everyone to make contact with people, to learn to love and to stop all this hate nonsense.

(Huncke tries speed for the first time)

Further reading
Huncke burning love
Looking ahead


  1. If only he had been around to try ecstasy…

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