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Beats In Kansas: The Beat Generation in the Heartland

"Of phosphor, the minx cats resound"

the locked man

by Alan Russo, 1960
Wichita, Kansas

"Of phosphor, the minx cats resound."
That slanting elbow motion from the left—
Intrigue! Portfolio, bad dust!
Wipe that cat off your chair, Black Smile.

Originally printed by Charley Plymell. © 1960 Alan Russo; Page © 2011 George Laughead
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