This is a re-post from Dennis Mansker’s web site. The original can be found here: http://www.dennismansker.com/ontheroad.htm In 1957, two novels were published that were destined to have a profound effect on … Continue reading Interactive Maps for Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” by Dennis Mansker
Okay, I’m on a train again this time on the way to Madrid. This is the first of my proper trips using the interail pass and it went quite smoothly. … Continue reading My European Interail Diary Part 2 Wednesday 8th April
Here are some videos of Steve Cartwright and my involvement with the N.U.T. strike in Leicester. The p.a. system stopped working but we managed to get by!
This is a poem/song I wrote in 2005. It was inspired by the name and the view of a restaurant on the island of Skiathos in Greece. I was trying … Continue reading Infinity Blue a poem/song by Kenny Wilson!
In the past few weeks I have been reading widely about the 1960s Counterculture both here and in America. This interest was inspired by two things. Writing an account of … Continue reading The Decline of the 1960s Counterculture and the Rise of Thatcherism
Had a busy weekend just gone preparing for a Woody Guthrie memorial concert at the Musician Venue, Leicester. On Saturday morning I decided I needed to practice and learn some … Continue reading Woody Guthrie Night at The Musician Leicester