Charles Bukowski works database

Old Man, Dead In A Room

Poem written circa 1961

this thing upon me is not death
but it's as real,
and as landlords full of maggots
pound for rent...

Books
Run With the Hunted - pg. 28 - 1962
It Catches My Heart In Its Hands - pg. 95 - 1963
Penguin Modern Poets - pg. 24 - 1968
A Bukowski Sampler - pg. 36 - 1969
The Roominghouse Madrigals - pg. 53 - 1988
Essential Bukowski: Poetry - pg. 19 - 2016

Magazines
Outsider - No. 1 - 1961
Outsider - No. 3 - 1963
Florida Education - Vol. 42 - No. 9 - May - 1965
Specimen 73 - 1973
Thinking Of The Lost World - 1980
South Bay - Vol. 4 - No. 8 - November - 1981
ONTHEBUS - No. 6/7 - 1990

Manuscripts [none]

Recordings
Poetry of Charles Bukowski CDR - Pacifica Radio - 2008

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