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Though I hardly remember what I read, it spoke to me because I was in a toxic environment and Bukowski wrote with an honest intensity that was lacking in my life at the time. Trivia About Notes of a Dirty As he was churning these out for the Open City press, I gather Bukowski would have been writing many of the stories for his own amusement, just to see how far he could stretch a tale into the obscenely bizarre – as there are many in this collection that defy reality, but it is pertinent as it is free flowing intoxicating imagination peppered with some predicaments like the piece about Bukowski’s parents and the Frozen Man that is quite introspectively sad.

I think i’ve had enough of Bukowski for a lifetime. He truly thinks Celine is the bee’s knees. While they take hours, he is finished in five minutes. Antes de Conocernos Julian Barnes. Want to Read saving…. 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: They largely consist of the usual semi-autobiographical fare from the author in the form of short stories and a few poems but they are essentially really more of a grab bag collection of odds and ends on a variety of subjects.

Bukowski’s writing is called Dirty Realism. His poetry can be very hit and miss at times but his short story prose is more often good than bad and sometimes exceptionally fascinating and quirky.


Just before he sit Picture an alien. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. See 1 question about Escritos de un viejo indecente…. It’s the same look a convict might have. Now, if you look close, you’ll see a certain expression on his face.

indecetne Lists with This Book. For instance his shirt cardboard reflections, ‘if you want to know who your friends charlez, get yourself a jail sentence’, in other societies and circles, the test of friendship would not be so extreme, but in Bukowski’s world, a jail sentence would suffice as best a test of friendship as you can get. Regardless, against my better judgment I still feel it is a good read but with a just few reluctant misgivings and reservations. There were a few stories that i found interesting but for every story i liked there were ten unsettling and crude ones.

Escritos de Un Viejo Indecente : Charles Bukowski :

Per riconoscere quanto sono farlocche le nostre azioni e le nostre preoccupazioni di tutti i giorni. 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.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He died of leukemia in San Pedro on March 9, Truly like an American Celine. Bukowski has morality and ethics, but they are measured within a tawdry urban world that is collapsing inside itself. The rants, stories, and prose poems collected here are uneven in quality, but enough of them held my interest so that I was able to finish reading “Notes of a Dirty Old Man. Starting to feel tired, he heads toward a bench. To view it, click here. The stories either go absolutely nowhere or break off into some half-assed meta-tangent.

It’s also a kind of life I appreciate, which, perhaps is easy to take the wrong way. Preview — Escritos de un viejo indecente by Charles Bukowski. 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. Bukowksi worked well when given every writers dream: I am not sure if this was one of them, but he gave this book to me to read. View all 3 comments. That’s what you’ll discover in its pages.


He attended Los Angeles City College briefly.

Escritos de un viejo indecente

Return to Book Page. Charles Bukowski was born in Andernach, Germany, on August 16, Starting with Flower, Fist and Bestial Wail inhe produced poetry collections almost once a year.

This book has reconfirmed for me the fact that Bukowski is best at this form of writing Like South of No Norththis book has its ups and downs, although I like Notes of a Dirty Old Man slightly better for several reasons. So I hope this is just a one-off.

At times, I found the collection sophomoric, as though he were daring me to read on, and read on I did. And when you sit down and try to pump out an artistic piece, all you get is the clear indication that you are trying way too hard.

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