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“Boring damned people. All over the earth. Propagating more boring damned people. What a horror show. The earth swarmed with them.”

~ Charles Bukowski, Pulp

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Reading Bukowski's PULP on the NYC subway

Man in black jacket reads Pulp by Charles Bukowski, while man in olive jacket reads a religious tract on the subway in New York City. Photo by… 6 more words

Writing

“The area dividing the brain and the soul is affected in many ways by experience – 
Some lose all mind and become soul: insane.
Some lose all soul and become mind: intellectual.

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Excerpts

“Some lose all mind and become soul, insane.
some lose all soul and become mind, intellectual.
some lose both and become accepted”

- Charles Bukowski

Bukowski

Published by Empty Mirror

Got a couple of poems published by Empty Mirror. The two poems running on the site are essentially tribute poems. ‘Letter to Charles Bukowski’ was inspired by Bukowski’s poem ‘so you want to be a writer?’ and ‘What Would Neal Do?’ is a tribute to Neal Cassady. 98 more words

Poetry

My Dear,

Find what you love and let it kill you. Let it drain from you your all. Let it cling onto your back and weigh you down into eventual nothingness.

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Writing