Charles Bukowski poem and story database
Bukowski On Bukowski
Story written in 1969
Notes of a Dirty Old Man, Essex House, paperback, 255 pgs. with an introduction by the author. $1.95. Written by Charles Bukowski, reviewed by CHARLES BUKOWSKI
I drank with a friend the other night who said or maybe it was I who said, "It is terribly difficult not to like the smell of your own shit." We spoke of staring down at our turds after an accomplishment and feeling, somehow, proud of our deed...
Absence of the Hero - pg. 56 - 2010
Magazines and periodicals
Open City - February 23-March 1 - 1969