Monday, September 24, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Sinclair and the Beat Hotel plaque

"Here are Sinclair’s ‘Last Words,’ written in Paris long before he would have been aware of any pressing need to devise a valedictory.”  Heathcote Williams, from a tribute to Sinclair Beiles, in Bone Hebrew, a collection of Beiles’s writings published in 2013, in a limited edition, Cold Turkey Press. Read more.


Sunday, June 3, 2018

estepona: you walked into a gunshop, by Sinclair Beiles



An unpublished poem by Sinclair Beiles. Courtesy: The Cold Turkey Press archives

Saturday, May 19, 2018

the poet adored her, by Sinclair Beiles



Unpublished poem by Sinclair Beiles. Courtesy: The Cold Turkey Press archives

Friday, May 4, 2018

Backbone, by Sinclair Beiles



Unpublished poem. Courtesy: The Cold Turkey Press archives

The Strange Land, by Sinclair Beiles


Unpublished poem dated 10 May 1975. Courtesy: The Cold Turkey Press archives

Monday, February 5, 2018

Beiles ready to launch into space


Photo: Galarie Iris Clert. From right to left: Takis, Raimondos and Minos. In space: Sinclair Beiles.
1960. Photo provided by Bruno Sourdin.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Sacred Fix: a portrait of beat poet Sinclair Beiles



Sacred Fix is a documentary on Sinclair Beiles by Anton Kotze. It was broadcast on South African television in 1998.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Saturday, December 16, 2017

'i used to look under my mother's bed ...' by Sinclair Beiles


Published in Death Notice, privately published, circa 1989.