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Lacrimosa and the Butterflies

Dear Friends,

Sun-glazed days are filled with the weight of time in Jamaica. Shortly after arriving from Brazil, a close friend’s father — Uncle Clyde — died. 374 more words



Charles Bukowski (American Author and Poet)

“The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don’t have to waste your time voting.”


Update: Writers Block

I was talking to someone from school recently and she asked me “Halima, why don’t you post more frequently? I don’t get it, you have all this time and yet your blog remains dormant and all you do is watch netflix everyday, are you lazy…” While this is partially true, what I did not like was the polarizing attitude she had and the lack of understanding she possessed about writers block. 427 more words


The Laughing Heart by C. Bukowski

There came a time in my life where everything did not worked out. I saw all my plans crumbling down in front of me and I can’t do anything about it. 168 more words


Ham on Rye: What Catcher in the Rye Could Never Be

Why do we read J.D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye? So we don’t feel so alone. So we’re reminded that others share the same struggle growing up. 975 more words


Quote of the day.

“The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubt, while the stupid people are full of confidence.” —Charles Bukowski

Beat Mashup -Bukowski - Caged Angel

Caged Angel photograph by clinock.

Thanks to YouTube for Bukowski video.