Charles Bukowski poem and story database

Claws Of Paradise

Poem written in 1975

wooden butterfly
baking soda smile
sawdust fly —
I love me...


Play the Piano Drunk Like a Percussion Instrument Until the Fingers Begin to Bleed a Bit - pg. 90 - 1979
Run With the Hunted - 1993

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 575 - July 23-31 - 1975
Sparrow - No. 54 - March - 1977

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