‘Five A.M.’ by Allen Ginsberg

‘Five A.M.’

by Allen GinsbergDSCF9120

“Elan that lifts me above the clouds
into pure space, timeless, yea eternal
Breath transmuted into words
Transmuted back to breath
in one hundred two hundred years…”

You can read the complete poem here. Allen Ginsberg was born on this day in 1926, you can read more of his work through Surrey Libraries.

Take a look at our Words in Focus page for your chance to appear in print.

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