Charles Bukowski poem and story database

Erections, Ejaculations and General Tales of Ordinary Madness

Published in 1972 by City Lights Books

The Most Beautiful Woman In Town - pg. 1
Kid Stardust On The Porterhouse - pg. 8 - 1968
Life In A Texas Whorehouse - pg. 15
Six Inches - pg. 24 - circa 1970
The Fuck Machine - pg. 35
The Gut-Wringing Machine - pg. 47 - 1969
3 Women - pg. 58
3 Chickens - pg. 66 - 1968
Ten Jack-Offs - pg. 76 - 1968
Twelve Flying Monkeys Who Won't Copulate Properly - pg. 83
25 Bums In Rags - pg. 89 - 1968
Non-Horseshit Horse Advice - pg. 99 - 1967
Another Horse Story - pg. 104 - 1967
The Birth, Life And Death Of An Underground Newspaper - pg. 109 - circa 1969
Life And Death In The Charity Ward - pg. 130 - circa 1975
The Day We Talked About James Thurber - pg. 140 - circa 1970
All The Great Writers - pg. 148
The Copulating Mermaid Of Venice, Calif. - pg. 156
Trouble With A Battery - pg. 164 - 1968
Swastika - pg. 169
Politics Is Like Trying To Screw A Cat In The Ass - pg. 176 - 1968
My Big-Assed Mother - pg. 180 - 1969
A Lovely Love Affair - pg. 185
All The Pussy We Want - pg. 195 - circa 1970
The Beginner - pg. 202
The Fiend - pg. 207 - circa 1969
The Murder Of Ramon Vasquez - pg. 213
A Drinking Partner - pg. 224
The White Beard - pg. 231 - circa 1970
A White Pussy - pg. 237 - 1968
A .45 To Pay The Rent - pg. 241 - 1969
Doing Time With Public Enemy No. 1 - pg. 248 - 1968
Scenes From The Big Time - pg. 254
Nut Ward Just East Of Hollywood - pg. 258 - circa 1970
Would You Suggest Writing As A Career? - pg. 272 - circa 1971
The Great Zen Wedding - pg. 284 - 1969
Reunion - pg. 298 - circa 1971
Cunt And Kant And A Happy Home - pg. 304 - 1968
Goodbye Watson - pg. 312 - 1968
Great Poets Die In Steaming Pots Of Shit - pg. 317 - 1968
My Stay In The Poet's Cottage - pg. 323 - 1967
The Stupid Christs - pg. 329 - 1969
Too Sensitive - pg. 340 - 1967
Rape! Rape! - pg. 345
An Evil Town - pg. 351
Love It Or Leave It - pg. 357 - circa 1970
A Dollar And Twenty Cents - pg. 364 - 1967
No Stockings - pg. 367 - 1969
A Quiet Conversation Piece - pg. 374 - 1968
Beer And Poets And Talk - pg. 381 - 1967
I Shot A Man In Reno - pg. 385 - 1968
A Rain Of Women - pg. 394 - 1968
Night Streets Of Madness - pg. 400 - 1969
Purple As An Iris - pg. 408 - circa 1971
Eyes Like The Sky - pg. 415 - 1967
One For Walter Lowenfels - pg. 421 - 1968
Notes Of A Potential Suicide - pg. 428
Notes On The Pest - pg. 434 - 1967
A Bad Trip - pg. 440 - 1967
Animal Crackers In My Soup - pg. 444 - circa 1971
A Popular Man - pg. 457 - 1968
Flower Horse - pg. 462 - 1967
The Big Pot Game - pg. 467 - 1967
The Blanket - pg. 471 - circa 1964

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