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Charles Bukowski - So Now?

the words have come and gone,
I sit ill.
the phone rings, the cats sleep.
Linda vacuums.
I am waiting to live,
waiting to die. 
I wish I could ring in some bravery.
it's a lousy fix
but the tree outside doesn't know:
I watch it moving with the wind
in the late afternoon sun. 
there's nothing to declare here,
just a waiting.
each faces it alone. 
Oh, I was once young,
Oh, I was once unbelievably
young! 
from Transit magazine, 1994

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Poet: Charles Bukowski
Poem: So Now?
Poem of the Day: Jan 16 2010

Comment 10 of 10, added on April 6th, 2016 at 7:11 AM.
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cXRRHF Many thanks for sharing this excellent piece. Very inspiring! (as always, btw)

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yp0ta9 Really appreciate you sharing this article.Really thank you! Great.

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