CHARLES BUKOWSKI PORTIONS FROM A WINE STAINED NOTEBOOK PDF

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Portions is a substantial selection of these wide-ranging works, most of which have been unavailable since their original appearance in underground newspapers, literary journals, even porno mags. Among the highlights are his first published short story, "Aftermath of a Lengthy Rejection Slip"; his last short story, "The Other"; his first and last essays; and the first installment of his famous "Notes of a Dirty Old Man" column.

The book contains meditations on his familiar themes drinking, horse-racing, etc. Portions From a Wine-Stained Notebook is essential reading for Bukowski fans, as well as a good introduction for new readers of this innovative, unconventional writer.

Among its many gifts, Portions from a Wine-Stained Notebook has one of the best lesbian sex scenes I ever read. I read Bukowski standing up one day in a bookstore City Lights and thought he did it too.

What Henry Miller did. He wrote American. When it meant something good. Fucked up, male, but incredibly true. In a distinct rhythm. Reading these stories and essays, you can hear the beating heart of the poet in every line. Bukowski never wasted a word, and this collection should go far towards shining a light on prose in danger of being lost in the shadow of its larger-than-life author. Those new to his work will have the good fortune of discovering a writer who could break your heart, make you howl, and slap you off your bar-stool you in a single sentence.

In a world long since gone lousy with faux hard-living typers and posers, he was the original. Watch a clip from "Charles Bukowski Tapes" by Barbet Schroeder, where Bukowski takes a tour of Hollywood, pointing out his favorite spots:.

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Shelves: classics-read , books-i-own , reviews , read-in-serbian , This is as clean as it gets this is the collection of short stories, essays and other short writings from Bukowski: its very simple and very effective. I have been reading his work since I was a teen, so I was about or around that age. I knew nothing really. But I had a will to learn and I learned from the books I read, at the period his books had helped me be more free than I was in a sense to always keep my thoughts simple and how little it takes to make me full.

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Portions From a Wine-Stained Notebook

Add to basket Add to wishlist Description Charles Bukowski , one of the most outrageous and controversial figures of 20th-century American literature, was so prolific that many important pieces were never collected during his lifetime. Portions is a substantial selection of these wide-ranging works, most of which have been unavailable since their original appearance in underground newspapers, literary journals, even porno mags. Among the highlights are his first published short story, "Aftermath of a Lengthy Rejection Slip"; his last short story, "The Other"; his first and last essays; and the first installment of his famous "Notes of a Dirty Old Man" column. The book contains meditations on his familiar themes drinking, horse-racing, etc.

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