Tag Archives: Charles Bukowski

In Spite of All the Hounds in Hell

  there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. people so tired mutilated either by love or no love. people just are not good … Continue reading

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Tarot #77: Virtue, integrity and passion

We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us. –Charles Bukowski   “If you’re going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don’t even start. This could mean … Continue reading

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Tom Waits and Bukowski/ Nirvana

Waits’ voice and Bukowski’s words make poetry to the second power.

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Two Poems by Bukowski: Words for the Long Journey

Our family is graduating my youngest son from High School as a home schooler (where did those years go?), and I was trying to find words to say that fit what I wanted to tell him about going out in … Continue reading

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