Charles Bukowski works database

Startled Into Life Like Fire

Poem written circa 1965

Crucifix in a Deathhand - pg. 61 - 1965
Burning in Water Drowning in Flame - pg. 76 - 1974
On Cats - pg. 15 - 2015

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Startled Into Steam Of Life Like Fire

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