Charles Bukowski manuscripts

Bukowski manuscript

Collected poems and stories

Poems and stories that were published in Black Sparrow or Ecco books.

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• on the rebound
• happy birthday
• cancer
• days and nights
• girl on the escalator
• flying through space
• hello, how are you?
• I am a true mole
• love poem
• husk
• sumatra cum laude
• the place
• everything hurts to the edge of goodness
• the dream
• curious
• kiss those days goodbye
• the last salamander
• Stomping at the Savoy
• displaced
• the spill
• don't call me, I'll call you
• I'm flattered
• skinny-dipping
• silverfish
• .188
• cracking the odds
• some of this place
• the death of a hero
• mailbag
• ow ow ow
• why do you write so many poems about death?
• neon
• nothing to it
• the roaches
• strange
• self-invites
• the glory days
• 1990 special
• free dinner
• you write many poems about death
• another interview
• girl on the escalator
• outside the racetrack just before the 9th race
• before the 7th race, one mile, $32,000 claimer
• it
• straw hat
• Drieser wasn't so hot either
• counsel
• congrats, Chinask
• a final word on no final words
• checkmate
• journey
• the schoolyard of forever
• hell
• poem for nobody
• dusty shoes
• why oh why oh why and why not
• how do they get their jobs when I had to work in a dog biscuit factory?
• lousy day
• the telephone message machine
• breakfast
• clothes cost money
• the curse
• small talk
• anyhow
• forewarned
• the way it is
• see here
• gestation
• in finality
• oh my
• the bedpan nightmare
• the movies
• IBM
• hello, how are you?
• change over
• somebody else
• upon reading an interview with a best selling novelist in the metropolitan daily
• 8 count and up
• I am a true mole
• being too young
• our gang
• meeting them
• war and peace
• mailbag
• New York in hell
• living in a great big way
• making it
• up, down and all around
• TB
• unclassical symphony

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