Nirvana By Charles Bukowski

Nirvana not much chance, completely cut loose from purpose, he was a young man riding a bus through North Carolina on the …

Finished By Charles Bukowski

Finished the critics now have me drinking champagne and driving a BMW and also married to a socialite from Philadelphia’s Main Line …

Sway With Me By Charles Bukowski

Sway With Me sway with me, everything sad – madmen in stone houses without doors, lepers steaming love and song frogs trying …

40,000 By Charles Bukowski

40,000 at the track today, Father’s Day, each paid admission was entitled to a wallet and each contained a little surprise. most …

Poetry By Charles Bukowski

Poetry it takes a lot of desperation dissatisfaction and di sillusion to write a few good p oems. it’s not for everybody …

The Aliens By Charles Bukowski

The Aliens you may not believe it but there are people who go through life with very little friction or distress. they …

So Now By Charles Bukowski

So Now the words have come and gone, I sit ill. the phone rings, the cats sleep. Linda vacuums. I am waiting …

Mama By Charles Bukowski

Mama here I am in the ground my mouth open and I can’t even say mama, and the dogs run by and …

Flophouse By Charles Bukowski

Flophouse you haven’t lived until you’ve been in a flophouse with nothing but one light bulb and 56 men squeezed together on …

Yes Yes By Charles Bukowski

Yes Yes when God created love he didn’t help most when God created dogs He didn’t help dogs when God created plants …

The Crunch By Charles Bukowski

The Crunch too much too little too fat too thin or nobody. laughter or tears haters lovers strangers with faces like the …

German By Charles Bukowski

German being the German kid in the 20’s in Los Angeles was difficult. there was much anti-German feeling then, a carry-over from …

Luck By Charles Bukowski

Luck once we were young at this machine… drinking smoking typi ng it was a most splendid miraculous time still is only …