Charles Bukowski

Inspirations #1 Charles Bukowski is one of my principle inspirations when it comes to poetry; not particularly for his fractured personal life, the drinking, the races or his attitudes towards sex and women- although if you read Bukowski then you can’t ignore any of these things. His poems are firmly rooted in the bars, the tracks, the bedrooms and the streets. The language is rough, the form… Continue reading Charles Bukowski