'TWEET' BY OYL MILLER

A 2010 re-imagining of Ginsberg's 'Howl' for the Tweet Generation. An excerpt of this poem originally appeared on McSweeney's Internet Tendency.

'I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by brevity, over-connectedness, emotionally starving for attention, dragging themselves through virtual communities at 3 am, surrounded by stale pizza and neglected dreams, looking for angry meaning, any meaning...'

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SELECTED WRITINGS:


Tweet — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

"Big" Hank Bricklaw: Art Coach
— McSweeney's Internet Tendency

Blog of Myself — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

iMetamorphosis — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

I am the Orson Welles of PowerPoint — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

The Joy of Photoshopping — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

I'm So Digital — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

Welcome to this Integrated Marketing Meditation Session — McSweeney's Internet Tendency

A Cover Letter from an Art Major that Literally Requires Him to Apply the Skills He Learned in School — McSweeney's Internet Tendency


Ode to the #HASHTAG — Medium

I Have a Million Pinterest Followers, But I Can't Tell You How to Use it — Medium

The Twitterist Manifesto — Medium