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Look up, Part I & II

Look up (Part I)

Now look up at the sky.
Think about how insignificant you are.
The universe you look up at is endless in every direction. 209 more words


Nirvana; Charles Bukowski

Not much chance, completely cut loose from purpose,
he was a young man riding a bus through North Carolina on the way to somewhere.
And it began to snow. 260 more words


Ham on Rye

“I wasn’t a misanthrope and I wasn’t a misogynist but I liked being alone. It felt good to sit alone in a small space and smoke and drink. 158 more words

A poet that speaks to me.

This past week I’ve been busy teaching my IELTS students about poetry (ESL teachers of IELTS can get a free lesson here A free lesson for ESL teachers to use for IELTS. 442 more words


Charles Bukowski

Understand me. I’m not like an ordinary world. I have my madness…I do not have time for things that have no soul. —  Charles Bukowski