During World War II he trained as an OSS member in Washington, but lost a hand in a grenade accident while instructing new recruits. Toward the end of his life he was poet James Schuyler's lover, and features in the latter's poem "Dining Out with Doug and Frank" as "A dark Finn who looked not unlike a butch version of Valentino." Died of leukemia and is buried in Long Island National Cemetery.
Accompanied Chase to Mexico in 1951, where he studied at Mexico City College, but they separated shortly afterwards.Virginia returned to New York and worked as a guitar-playing folksinger in Greenwich Village as Ginny Mayhew, using her mother's maiden name.If you're looking for gay chat or free gay dating in Nebraska, then you've come to the right place! In 1937 fought in the Spanish Civil War, one of two Americans chosen to lead guerrilla warfare behind Franco's lines. Several of his pieces of writing published in the New Masses.In 1955 Mary married jazz drummer Art Mardigan, who played with Charlie Parker, Dexter Gordon, Stan Getz and others.
Mary had a daughter, Marcie, with Art, and later another daughter, Marlena.
Walter Wood Adams was born in New York and attended St Paul's School, Manhattan before Columbia University, where he met Kerouac and Ginsberg.
At Columbia he was president of the Philolexian Society.
Joan studied journalism at Columbia and was a roommate of Edie Parker in New York, from 1943.
In 1945 became common-law wife of William Burroughs who accidentally shot her in the head in Mexico City, September 1951.
) (RC) Son of a doctor, brought up in Birmingham, England. Met Kerouac and friends through his secretary, Alan Ansen, in 1940s.