American Culture · American Literature · Classic · Collection · Confessional · Contemporary · Excerpt · Fragment · Passage · Poetry

Charles Bukowski

naturally, we are all caught in
downmoods, it’s a matter of
chemical imbalance
and an existence
which, at times,
seems to forbid
any real chance at
happiness.

— Charles Bukowski, from “red Mercedes,” You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense. (Black Sparrow Press,1986)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s