The full poem “Eulogy to a Hell of a Dame” by Charles Bukowski.
some dogs who sleep at night, must dream of bones, and I remember your bones in flesh and best in that dark green dress and those high-heeled bright black shoes…
Anne Sexton was an American poet known for her bold and confessional style of writing. Sexton’s poetry often delved into deeply personal experiences, including her struggles with mental health and her turbulent relationships.
The full poem “The Break” by Anne Sexton.
My bones are loose as clothespins,
as abandoned as dolls in a toy shop
and my heart, old hunger motor, with its sins
revved up like an engine that would not stop.
“If you’re going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don’t even start.” Complete poem ‘Roll the Dice’ by Charles Bukowski. Featuring the video ‘All the way’ by Willem Martinot Charles, based on the poem by Bukowski.