La canzone dei folli, Charles Bukowski, Universale Economica Feltrinelli, pag. 220-222
the best part is that
after you have written 6 or 7 good poems in
you can celebrate,
write a candy-ass poem.
you can deliberately try to be bad,
most do it without trying.
that anger you?
hope it makes your mother angry
many mothers get angry about what I
when they stop getting angry I’m
going to pack it in,
join the boy scouts.
my mother-in-law says to my
“but WHY does he have to use the
LANGUAGE he does?”
well, dear, it’s just to piss you
off, get your anger up.
life has abused me and I have misused it.
I enjoy attacking the sun with a squirt gun.
I am drunk, I will sleep on my left
side to awaken in the morning and
read this candy-ass poem,