Comments about Frank O\'hara
rawbbie: this is an absolutely wonderful Thanksgiving Day listen:
rbhrowoon: im impressed to be Frank (o hara)
dough_mahoney: it is an annoying time to read frank o’ hara’s poems
jasoon_c: phd class stuff reminded me of frank o hara. why i am not a painter. you write this whole thing and then its like, what's in it? i don't know. i also wish i was a painter. i wish i could write a thesis about orange without an orange in it
__vanese: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
ekdumfaltu: favourite poets rn
1. ellen bass
2. frank o hara
3. mary oliver
and my always favourite
4. agha shahid ali
ekdumfaltu: morning by frank o hara
illianaband: i need some reccomendations for poets who werent/arent problematic. ill still read the other ones but... im feeling v betrayed rn after receiving some frank o hara in the mail
comradewillem: using frank o hara poetry as fic titles is something that can feel so personal actually
MrnRjwski: FRANK O ' HARA
Meditations in an emergency
hines_hl: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
_shootergirl: sometimes i think about how frank o hará was an aries and everything makes sense and hurts at the same time
RumSpooky: what are you doing now
where did you eat your
lunch and were there
lots of anchovies it
is difficult to think
of you without me in
the sentence you depress
me when you are alone
maneeshm: A rendition of Frank o Hara's Mayakovsky I keep going back to.
cIoudronan: lrt frank o hara just Gets It
sympathetic_opp: frank o hara on my mind
vscoster_poetry: Episode 13 of Poems A Penny Each looks at The Day Lady Died by Frank O' Hara. Listen to it here, or wherever you get your podcasts.
jesswebs99: kind of demeaning having to fabricate hobbies to appeal to an employer that doesn't care if you live or die What if my real hobbies are listening to full albums on public transport and reading the same 6 frank o hara poems over and over again
roy_gill: Oh Twitter, we love you, get up!
— apologies to Frank O’ Hara and Lana Turner
bakingpoetry: "I am breathing the pure sphere
of loneliness and it is sating."
- frank o' hara, from "poem", selected poems
cIoudronan: oh to have a loving partner for who i could bake pies n read frank o hara poetry to n take on walks through the cliffs n have two cats we would raise together
juan_dando: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
cIoudronan: also my frank o hara book is so tiny..... i thought it would be big enough to write stuff in it but it's literally a pocket book....
thegoldfinches: ....my account is literally just jude st francis and hozier with maybe a little art or frank o hara thrown in and I can only apologise... I wish I was less predictable
cIoudronan: my frank o hara book still hasn't shipped out... homophobic
sauceJD: I will vote yes only if you read “having a coke with you” by Frank O Hara
thegoldfinches: changed my header again.... frank o hara nation where are you
agentoIive: MR O hara??? FRANK??
AdelineVW7: more related imagery and lines i was considering:
L is "Ode," by Frank O' Hara; R is from Mrs Dalloway, by Virginia Woolf
AdelineVW7: ^Frank O' Hara, from Meditations in an Emergency
AdelineVW7: GRABE SHA
[this is still Frank O' Hara, from Meditations in an Emergency]
cIoudronan: if i dont get my hands on frank o hara lunch poems book in the next weeks ill go unhinged
StormyMack2: Frank O Hara really said "partly because of your love for yogurt" and we just let him...
cIoudronan: frank o hara im looking right at you
gaybradbakshi: FRANK O HARA GET OUT i love this so so much i’m emo one of my favourite poets ever
jesswebs99: creative writing workshops are about me producing some incomprehensibly abstract pound shop frank o hara free verse n then getting a bit affronted when people ask what i mean by that
bobbbccaatt: Absolutely no one:
Me: My favorite poem is Having a coke with you by Frank O’ Hara
cIoudronan: anyways i decided to spent the weekend writing a pynch dark academia fic inspired by this quote of frank o hara
cIoudronan: i might go feral if i dont get a copy of lunch poems by frank o hara ........
sreshthasen: made the brilliant decision of lending my students books from my own personal collection last sem including a signed copy of Frank O' Hara's collected poems that an ex gifted me & I'm never getting that back am I?
aminahafridi: 'In times of crisis, we must tall decide again and again whom to love.'
-- Frank O' Hara
writerbytheriv2: "through sunlight that's much too good for new york" i wish this would go on in a Frank O Hara mode but Jarell falls back to Proust. Randall, only the privileged get to think about Marcel. The rest think about jobs and come to lit much later in life.
platonicreaIm: i lve u frank o hara i wish u werent gay and dead
cIoudronan: frank o hara always makes me think of watlaf james
abhinavkrbhagat: In times of crisis,We must all decide again and again whom we love.
-- Frank O' Hara
sabcjz: thinking about j d salinger and frank o hara always
sabcjz: it really is every day listen to Having a Coke With You by Frank O Hara on repeat and yearn
paupuent: also "for grace, after a party" de frank o' hara
speakwright: Forgot to share this review written some time ago for the Poetry Project Newsletter of A Frank O'Hara Notebook by Bill Berkson. "A Rosetta Stone of Bill Berkson’s sense of Frank O’Hara"
seeyasuck3r: 98% of poetry sucks but having a coke with you by frank o hara makes my heart explode
rowanmargg: if my mans won’t buy me selected poems by frank o hara then i don’t want him
thegoldfinches: the fact that I dont know which frank o' hara poetry collection has a copy of Having a Coke With You in it is insulting
SarahPatriciaR: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
AloysiusQuincy: second night in a row crying for Frank O' Hara nothing to see here
monirsilva: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
bsaspoetry: A John Ashbery | Frank O´Hara
lucymaafkarde: and i will be frank o hara
aaronbourgoin: Homework: Frank O’Hara.
aaronbourgoin: Homework: Frank O’Hara: Grace Hartigan
crabcamo: can someone mail me Lunch Poems by Frank O Hara.
lawntreading: Playlist no. 2. full of shitty Emo, frank o hara, random nostalgia, guitar stuff. Good for a hammock snooze:
pinkavokado: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
punkjoanne: Ted Cruz reading “Green Eggs and Ham” on the Senate floor is me desperately trying to fill up time during my class presentation. Bernie Sanders’ 8.5 hr filibuster is me passionately writing an essay on Frank O’ Hara in one night.
celkingston: Frank O”Hara knew a thing:
LoHaigney: Good morning, I've hit the "sharing poems with friends" stage of lockdown.
Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
Lions: "We're excited to see where this goes."
Danny Amendola excited to see what Lions' offense can do this year:
kahvilara: although I never weep
and hold you in my
heart with a very real
humor you'd be proud of
kirstin_pillay: What are your fav poems and why ?Personally I absolutely adore Charles Bukowski’ s “Poem for Dante” and Frank o’ Hara’s “Having a coke with you “ .
ahoedak: frank o hara felicity huffman
transboris: ur telling me...both the las vegas library AND the san diego library happen to not have any frank o hara books...okay
Hotmadmolz10: that bit in normal people where Connell gets Marianne a frank o hara book just reminds me of when an ex got me lunch poems....o hara really is the best
narrowtwitchell: These rather undignified occasions aside, I was left entirely to my own devices and it was there that I learned to read, and developed an appreciation of Evelyn Waugh, HP Lovecraft, Frank O' Hara and Yukio Mishima, devouring pages upon pages of their work.
letterboxed: Also, have this for week seven. Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
seanlclancy: Who do you lot prefer reading their own poems, Seamus Heaney or Frank O Hara?
punkydilemma: these frank o hara poems are mine to enjoy for a bit longer
Sime0nStylites: Why on earth hasn’t anyone set up a Frank O Hara poetry bot
paupuent: for grace, after a party, de frank o' hara
blindaberg: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
_owendouglas: this is a lovely piece of writing about frank o' hara (among other things) ...
although personally my vibe atm is less having a coke w/ u and more:
laserveuse2: keep hearing Diane di prima: "remember you can have what you ask for, ask for everything" and Frank o Hara "We shall have everything we want and there'll be no more dying"
Underdogs___: “In times of crisis, we must all decide again and again whom we love.”
- Meditations in an Emergency, Frank O' Hara
berfiin_aslan: In times of crisis, we must all decide again and again
whom we love.
Frank Ó Hara
vapourtraiIs: lit rally a modern day frank o hara i worship you queen
mielissa22: HANDS OFF FRANK O' HARA
lisaskwon: ima just recite frank o hara poems when my therapist asks for a vibe check
circleofpines: ‘In times of crisis, we must all decide again and again whom we love.’ - Frank O’ Hara
jenwohljonson: Happy birthday Frank O´Hara
london_pinkney: Frank O´Hara, my poetic foreverlove, reading “Having a coke with you”
litoralll: tomar una coca cola con vos / having a coke with you (frank o' hara)
MPissfest: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
fakemaddoxjolie: okay but this frank o hara line got too real in the face of trying to write: “And for us always the same terrible mountain, our beautiful flesh and our/ loathing, to urge us on.”
fakemaddoxjolie: pregaming every novel writing session by reading through my collected frank o hara tome and drinking three cups of coffee while burning man dj sets play on blast. excited to lose sense of reality in the next coming weeks, or days, or hours.
shahamfarooq: Frank O Hara got it all. “Time” will take too long, tomorrow won’t take us along - we have to use tricks, cut corners, marry Meghans.
“I wouldn’t want to be faster or greener than now” he says “if you were with me”.
You, the object that will make us a part of present Time.
plumbpop: frank o hara ;-; having a coke with u..
bestinsio: good afternoon girlies what frank o hara excerpt are we feeling today I’ll start
TweetsBeach: This is the dune buggy that merked Frank O Hara on Fire Island
Nyshdzsh: oh to be a photographer taking long exposure shots in Paris of my baby, and arguing about the artistic merit of Mondrian or Frank O Hara over coffee and cigarette.
ClareReidy1: Frank O´Hara reads "Having a coke with you"
satya043: This poem from Frank O’ Hara that so MEMORABLY describes the condition of being a poet. And in a way the condition of living as well. ✨✨
harizfadhi1ah: Polyphonic releasing a video on Lou Reed's legacy AND a video on Frank O Hara by the Art Assignment !?