Poet: Charles Bukowski
Poem: Alone With Everybody
Volume: Shake the Kaleidoscope
Year: Published/Written in 1977
Comment 2 of 2, added on November 19th, 2011 at 9:46 AM.
Alone with Everybody
I love in this poem the concepts of "mind" and "sometimes a soul" as symbols of emptiness. The craving never ends. One could add to the list in the last part "the buses fill" "the offices fill" "the schools fill" "the discos fill" and so on.Emptiness is always there.
nora isabel delgado from Argentina
Comment 1 of 2, added on February 28th, 2011 at 11:28 AM.
About the poem
The poet describes the reality of life. Pretty deep and intense.
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