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This novel is mainly dealing with gabling, drinking and whoring which Bukowski is really good at, but what I find him to be even better at is his way with words and that does not show its true colours in this book. I was expecting something witty and intelligent, what I got was violent, crude, misogynistic and highly unpleasant, in the beginning at least.

However just as you’re tiring of the style, you get caught up in the next story. Ive heard great things about his way of writing and what he can do with words.

Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? His prime writing can be found elsewhere. I read for the prose when it comes to this author, so I was very disappointed to find a lack so enormous that I could hardly get through the book.

Now you see him lowering the book and looking straight ahead without really seeing much.

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Something that looks like disgust mixed with something else Return to Book Page. It’s raw stuff, with little to no care put in for structural cohesion. I cannot believe that the author of this book and “ham on rye” are the same person.

He worked a wide range of jobs to support his writing, including dishwasher, truck driver and loader, mail carrier, guard, gas station attendant, stock boy, warehouse worker, shipping clerk, post office clerk, parking lot attendant, Red Cross orderly, and elevator operator. At the age of three, he came with his family to the United States and grew up in Los Angeles.


Bukowski was at home with street people and his work contains a brutal realism and graphic imagery. He attended Los Angeles City College briefly. Yet Notes of a Dirty Old Man is gem for any long time Bukowski reader because he reveals aspects of himself that are missing from his big titles.

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Apr 24, Io? So, all this time, I saw Bukowski as a bukwski, when in fact he is entranced by the power of the feminine, the great “wonder hole,” or should I say “wonder whole” because it’s only when he is getting laid or writing that he is somewhat at peace, whole, just like every other angry, frustrated male writer from Herman Melville to D.

Escritos de un viejo indecente by Charles Bukowski. After trying to play the publishing game by the rules to no effect, he seemingly raged against it and can be seen to a certain degree as trying to purposefully sabotage his own potential fame through his actions with others, either in person or through his writing.

He might seem as a misunderstood or radical writer for his time but honestly i don’t find him veijo talented or skilled. A bum off the road brings in a gypsy and his wife and we inecente.

This one is not for the faint of heart, the delicate, nor the easily offended, but if you are bold, daring, and curious, it is buukowski entertaining. Desayuno en Tiffany’s Truman Capote. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

Bukowski himself writes of the magical feeling of having the freedom to write whatever he wanted and the sudden notoriety he aquired with his new exposure. Bukowski died in San Pedro, California, on March 9, See him as he walks through a park absorbing images and smells, pausing every once in a while to take a closer look at whatever catches his attention.


Worth mentioning as a warning to anyone that has not read much of this author, this specific book holds some of his most offensive and tasteless writings that would seem to fall under his testing these boundaries of complete acceptance by this particular publication.

Escritos de Un Viejo Indecente

After a few tens of pages it settles down into a more, well buoowski, stable narrative; almost like Bukowski wanted indecebte put off the reader from delving further into the book. Without taking his eyes from that nonexistent spot straight ahead, he reaches into the inside pocket of his coat and takes out a small object. He came to the United States with his parents when he was three years old and spent his early years in poverty.

That set me back a little as I never knew my father before his grumpiness and angst, his tiredness.

A doctor comes to my door: Reunion tumultuosa Tom Sharpe. While some of the stories successfully disturbed, there were also some priceless nuggets of wisdom in these pages about the futility of revolution and in this Socratic exchange, about how this world makes us all mad: This book is not for those seeking Dostoyevsky or Chekhov, tales of the poor, set in earnest poverty – if dw is a stream, some writers would write about people trying to get out of it, or simply being carried away by its current, but Bukowski in about splashing, bomb diving, paddling, skinny dipping and fishing in that stream of misfortune.

Overall, there is no real cohesion or particular story line present here. He truly thinks Celine is the bee’s knees. The only thing he seems to have going for him is a large penis, but in my opinion, he’s so dirty, smelly, and I really don’t get what makes Bukowski so profound.