Formerly with influential Californian political noiseniks Minutemen, and later Firehose, Watt's blend of primitive noise, angular funk, beat poetry and freewheeling jazz has long made him a force to be reckoned with.
Now, everyone can enjoy poems like "The Rodent Not Taken" ("I took the one less fit and spry/And that has made all the difference.") and "Ode to a Sunbeam." There's also beat poetry ("88 Lines About 44 Cats"), plus haiku and limericks.
Weaving an original story that draws inspiration for Lewis Carroll's adventures, beat poetry, and laugh-out-loud comedy, Life's a Real Dream encapsulates the joy and charm of stretching one's imagination to the limit.
ARTIST LIZ BREGER'S, (aka Beth Pewther), creative career can be traced back to the Wichata Vortex group of the late 1950s --early 1960s, that came to prominence through the beat poetry of Allen Ginsberg (Johnson 2011).