Charles Bukowski poem and story database

The Joke

Poem written in 1975

men and women break
men and women
deliberately leaving
hulks in madhouses...

Books

Back to the Machinegun, Manuscripts Volume 2, 1975-1977 - pg. 104 - 2014

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 586 - October 10-17 - 1975

Manuscripts

- 1975 - carbon

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

The Cosmic Joke

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