Out the 12th floor hotel window by his ankles. 1920-1994, Los Angeles poet was one of the most prolific and popular poets in the US in recent years.
Bukowski, a popular and prolific poet from Los Angeles was the subject of the film "Barfly".
Hard-drinking prolific and popular poet from Los Angeles
His first novel, 1971. Post Office may be said to be an autobiographical account of Bukowski's later years.
"at high noon at a small college near the beach, sober"
"down at the end of the bar he used to bum drinks, now he is a balding man"
"the phone rings and it is usually the woman with the sexy voice from the phone company"
"I finished my drink and went upstairs to hear the second half"
Factotum was adapted into a film of the same name starring Matt Dillon in 2005.
"...only one thing comes without a disguise and you only see it once, or maybe never...."
"against the wall the firing squad ready. then he got a reprieve. suppose they had shot Dostoevsky?"
Autobiographical character in four novels
In "South of No North", 1973