Charles Bukowski poem and story database

Septuagenarian Stew

Published in 1990 by Black Sparrow Press

My Father - circa 1990
Rags, Bottles, Sacks - pg. 13 - manuscript - circa 1983-1994
Streetcars - pg. 17
The Movie Critics - pg. 26
Son Of Satan - pg. 31
Flying Through Space - pg. 38 - manuscript - circa 1983-1990
The Burning Of The Dream - pg. 42 - manuscript - circa 1991-1994
Cancer - pg. 49 - manuscript - circa 1983-1990
The Summing Up - pg. 53 - circa 1987
The Life Of A Bum - pg. 56
The Girls And The Birds - pg. 70 - manuscript - 1986
My Best Friend - pg. 72
If You Let Them Kill You, They Will - pg. 76
Sometimes It's Easier To Kill Somebody Else - pg. 79 - manuscript - circa 1988-1989 - circa 1989
A Day - pg. 83
Talk - pg. 92 - manuscript - circa 1991-1994
Poem For Lost Dogs - pg. 98
We Must - pg. 100
Vengeance Of The Damned - pg. 102
The Great Slob - pg. 110
This Drunk On The Next Barstool - pg. 111
Yawn - pg. 114 - manuscript - 1986
Cleansing The Ranks - pg. 117 - circa 1987
Action - pg. 119
Red Tennis Shoes - pg. 133
Night Quarterhorse Racing, Hollywood Park - pg. 137 - manuscript - 1986
The Click Of The Miracle - pg. 140
Sometimes You Go A Bit Crazy - pg. 143 - manuscript - 1986
The Jockey - pg. 147 - circa 1983
The Guillotine - pg. 152
An Angel And An Asshole - pg. 154 - manuscript - circa 1986
I Am Known - pg. 156 - manuscript - 1986
I Like Your Books - pg. 158 - circa 1987
Nowhere - pg. 160
Camus - pg. 162
Too Much - pg. 166
Hell Is A Lonely Place - pg. 169
Not From The Same Mould - pg. 172 - circa 1988
Final Word - pg. 175
Jeffers - pg. 177
Fame - pg. 180
My Friend, Howie - pg. 187 - manuscript - 1986
Ruin - pg. 189
Until The Last Day Or Night Of Your Life - pg. 191
No Wing High - pg. 193
Postcard - pg. 199
The Strongest Of The Strange - pg. 202
Cause And Effect - pg. 205 - manuscript - circa 1986
Bad Night - pg. 206 - circa 1984
The Fighter - pg. 214
On The Rebound - pg. 215 - manuscript - circa 1983-1990
Stupid Pain - pg. 217
A Wild, Fresh Wind Blowing - pg. 219
All The Way To The Grave - pg. 221 - circa 1987
Bring Me Your Love - pg. 222
Moving Up The Ladder - pg. 227
The Rape Of The Holy Mother - pg. 230 - manuscript - circa 1986
This Most Delicate Profession - pg. 232 - manuscript - circa 1986
The Writers - pg. 235
For The Lady Who Hates It - pg. 241 - manuscript - 1986
Company - pg. 243 - circa 1987
Blocked - pg. 244
The Good Old Machine - pg. 251 - manuscript - circa 1984-1989
Drunk With The Buddha - pg. 254 - circa 1987
Red - pg. 256 - 1988
No Love Songs - pg. 258
Just Trying To Get A Little Service - pg. 263 - manuscript - 1986
Birthday Party - pg. 269 - manuscript - 1986
Always - pg. 271
Strikeout - pg. 272
Yeah - pg. 277 - manuscript - circa 1986
Days And Nights - pg. 278 - manuscript - circa 1983-1990
The Masses - pg. 282
.191 - pg. 285
Horseshoe - pg. 292
A Friend - pg. 295
Gold In Your Eye - pg. 298
My Buddy - pg. 300 - manuscript - 1990
Lonely At The Top - pg. 301
The Last Person - pg. 306
It's Funny, Isn't It? - pg. 309 - manuscript - circa 1986
The Last Hiding Place - pg. 311
Buy Me Some Peanuts And Crackerjack - pg. 321
Getting Old - pg. 328
A Bit Of Gardening - pg. 332 - manuscript - 1986
At The Sizzler - pg. 334
Immortal Wino - pg. 336 - manuscript - 1986
Paris - pg. 338 - circa 1987
The Winner - pg. 339
Pernicious Anemia - pg. 344
The Orderly - pg. 346
The Nurses - pg. 348
There's No Business - pg. 350
Celebrating This - pg. 356
Slump - pg. 358
The Last Drink - pg. 360 - manuscript - 1986
Mad Enough - pg. 362
Tired In The Afterdusk - pg. 372 - manuscript - 1986
Swift And Slow - pg. 373
Luck - pg. 374

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