Charles Bukowski

(16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994 / Andernach)

Charles Bukowski Poems

1. No help for that 4/27/2015
2. The Last Days Of The Suicide Kid 1/14/2015
3. My Cats 1/8/2015
4. On The Fire Suicides Of The Buddhists 1/13/2015
5. For The Foxes 11/26/2014
6. Hell Is A Lonely Place 2/9/2015
7. So You Want To Be A Writer 3/23/2015
8. The Trash Men 3/31/2010
9. Trollius And Trellises 3/31/2010
10. German 3/31/2010
11. I Am Visited By An Editor And A Poet 3/31/2010
12. The Japanese Wife 3/31/2010
13. The Laughing Heart 12/30/2013
14. Goading The Muse 3/31/2010
15. Gas 3/31/2010
16. Crucifix In A Deathhand 3/31/2010
17. New Mexico 1/13/2003
18. Hooray Say The Roses 1/13/2003
19. The German Hotel 1/3/2003
20. Hemingway Never Did This 3/31/2010
21. This 1/13/2003
22. The Retreat 1/13/2003
23. The Shoelace 4/28/2011
24. Magical Mystery Tour 1/3/2003
25. Trashcan Lives 1/13/2003
26. The Meek Shall Inherit The Earth 1/13/2003
27. The Shower 1/13/2003
28. Mama 1/13/2003
29. The Great Slob 1/3/2003
30. Marina 1/13/2003
31. My Friend, The Parking Lot Attendant 1/3/2003
32. Love &Amp; Fame &Amp; Death 1/13/2003
33. Jane Icin (For Jane - In Turkish) 1/13/2003
34. The Sun Wields Mercy 1/1/2004
35. His Wife, The Painter 1/13/2003
36. What A Writer 1/1/2004
37. Luck 1/13/2003
38. Three Oranges 1/13/2003
39. Layover 1/13/2003
40. Shoes 1/13/2003
Best Poem of Charles Bukowski

A Smile To Remember

we had goldfish and they circled around and around
in the bowl on the table near the heavy drapes
covering the picture window and
my mother, always smiling, wanting us all
to be happy, told me, 'be happy Henry!'
and she was right: it's better to be happy if you
can
but my father continued to beat her and me several times a week while
raging inside his 6-foot-two frame because he couldn't
understand what was attacking him from within.

my mother, poor fish,
wanting to be happy, beaten two or three times a
week, telling me to be happy: 'Henry, ...

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The Retreat

this time has finished me.

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