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Knowing some Joes like him, I wish they took their minds of the bottle and did something productive like write it all down. Thanks for telling us about the problem. This bukowskl why I don’t get the love for this author. In contrast, Bukowski, for me, reads like a guy telling a joke.

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The old story of good and evil. When you read, for example Palahniuk’s description and detail of Marla Singer in Fight Club, even about Chloe, who was about to die, he puts you there with a richness and prose that complements bukkowski dark text. Even the contemptible attitudes displayed toward women have an oddly true ring to them.


He also was once a real-life drunk of epic proportions who wrote in tight, blunt, staccato, matter-of-fact sentence-lumps, consistently describing soul-crushing work-weeks, oceans of booze and cluttered ashtrays. It could mean not eating for three or four days. There wasn’t a real man in the whole shitload. When the undercurrent of life starts to pull you away even struggling against it can take you further away If the reader comes to this text with our typical baggage: Absolutely pick this up, but don’t let this be the only thing of ractotum that you read.

Suppose he had an argument with his wife that morning?

Factotum by Charles Bukowski

I knew that if I was driving that i would consider the possibility or desirability of drowning everybody. To ask other readers questions about Factotumplease sign up. Aug 31, Abas. She was now probably saying the same thing about me to him.

This review originally appeared on my blog; http: You will ride life straight to perfect laughter. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

But I still felt entertained by this stuff, nonetheless. For other uses, see Factotum disambiguation.


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And it will be better than anything else you can imagine. Chuck Buck prides himself as a worthless human filled with anger and bitterness towards all his fellow men. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Lists with This Book. Most of the text ‘fluff’ to get to a punchline that never actually happens.

I’m embarrassed his writing What a piece of shit. I find such comfort in his distressing words. Then I moved to the couch where I drank alcohol and chain-smoked cigarettes while zooming through the book. He wanted to be a writer.

Factotum is the second novel by American author Charles Bukowski. Chinaski just lost his th job. The story at some parts I could even describe it as depressing.