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Poem of the Day - The Laughing Heart

your life is your life
don’t let it be clubbed into dank submission.
be on the watch.
there are ways out.
there is a light somewhere. 77 more words

Writer in profile: Pulp by Charles Bukowski (1994)

With ever y page turned on the novel, I was reminded I was nearing the end of my literary project for this year. I had had read the entire novel output of one Charles Bukowski. 225 more words


What's in a Nom de Plume?

Every so often I consider dreaming up a pen name. Not because I necessarily dislike my name or because I need an alias to hide my identity, but because my last name is Hubbard. 163 more words

Ramblin' Mushroom

#quotesonquotes: Charles Bukowski #FTW

a quote from the brilliant #CharlesBukowski

“there’s a bluebird in my heart that
wants to get out
but I’m too clever, I only let him out… 70 more words

She's So Soggy

A Bad Man Talks: Bukowski's Ham on Rye, and Factotum

Don DeLillo is one of those novelists I ought to like. If you looked at the history of things I’ve read, you’d see plenty of his precursors and plenty of the people he influenced. 1,095 more words


when you find yourself reading too long and too much from a book edited after death

the kind of woman who can’t afford a rooming house
but finds herself at yours
at Uncle Buks’
either at 3 in the morning
or… 363 more words