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spring swan, poem by Charles Bukowski

spring swan
by Charles Bukowski

swans die in the Spring too
and there it floated
dead on a Sunday
circling in current
and I walked to the rotunda… 68 more words


“It was true that I didn’t have much ambition, but there ought to be a place for people without ambition, I mean a better place than the one usually reserved.

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Charles Bukowski

Roll the Dice. The Wisdom of Bukowski.

I know it’s pretty cliche to dig Charles Bukowski’s writing nowadays. But…. the dude was the man. Say what you want, but Buke lived life by his own rules, his own code. 207 more words


16-bit Intel 8088 chip, poem by Charles Bukowski

16-bit Intel 8088 chip
by Charles Bukowski

with an Apple Macintosh
you can’t run Radio Shack programs
in its disc drive.
nor can a Commodore 64… 90 more words


Looking for a Charles Bukowski Biography? Don't Check Non-Fiction

As a binge-drinking poet who daylighted as a filing clerk for the Post Office, I suppose it’s natural for people to want to know more about Charles Bukowski. 843 more words

On Writing

Trapped Love

Listen to what you have internalized throughout your growing up years. It reveals itself slowly to us. You will find it in your immediate reaction to the news that some one with a demanding job is getting married. 46 more words