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I stopped at a small apartment house with the box downstairs along the front pavement. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Perhaps then the Hegelian game of childhood has hit a snag.

United States of America. He acts reflexively according to his desires, with chales concern for the long term.

Bukowski knew this, which is why he dartero the sort of stuff he did, and why it resonates so well with so many. Let’s call it making yourself more well rounded.

He began publishing short stories in the mids. Post Office is an account of one man’s struggle with regular employment. I love the stripped down, short and direct sentences that tell it like it is.

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It is all somewhat detached; his daughter is “the girl”, even though he knew “as long as I could see the girl I would be all right”, but such detachment is nece I enjoyed this more than I expected and in some way, more than I think I should! Bathos The opening line is, “It began as a mistake”, section two opens, “Meanwhile, things went on” and the book closes with, “Maybe I’ll write a novel I thought.


Post Office is pretty funny at times, wincingly funny, and very bukowdki written. Plus, Bukowski’s use of capitalization is genius. He has made us live their lives: Courage comes from the belly—all else is desperation.

At times it appears like a rambling stream-of-consciousness, but I think that is a chimera and that it is actually a carefully crafted story.

At certain places in the book, I took this simply as his own fantasy of how he saw or wanted to see himself. After he developed a bleeding ulcer, he decided to take up writing again. View all 11 comments. I’m guessing funny as in no matter what this loser Chinaski does, he always ends up getting drunk and then working, while hungover, at his soul deadening job throwing letters carttero the appropriate cubbyholes.

Quotes from Post Office. They sat on a rock together and J.

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The story is about the drudgery of being a working stiff. By the little things I mean the stuff that’s easy to hide but shouldn’t be. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?


In his youth, Hank worked in slaughterhouses, crossed the country on a railroad track gang, worked in a dog biscuit factory, slept on park benches, and worked nickel-and-dime jobs in a dozen cities.

Cgarles perhaps that’s giving him too much credit.

Hank Chinaski describes a little more than a decade of his life. Share your thoughts with other customers. I’m glad I did.

I’m guessing funny as in no matter what this loser Chinaski does, he always ends up getting drunk and then working, while hungover, at his chharles deadening job The cover said: The book is hilarious. And it made me laugh.

The times they are a-changing! The plot moves along on the intensity and energy of various crises involving Hank and his supervisors, coworkers, and lovers. He takes to the racetracks, drinking al Super funny and quick to read. This is his world folks, enter rl caution! Books by Charles Bukowski.