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  1. Bob Page

    So, how many of you are writers?

    Okay, so I have had too much of my favorite distilled what-eva. I'm now looking for a quote from Factotum that goes something along the lines of this idea " once a writer follows what others want him to be he should be flushed down the toilet like so many other turds" maybe it's just from the...
  2. Bob Page

    So, how many of you are writers?

    I think I'll take a wild conjecture here and say all of you? I am guilty (only a dreamer here) , but I think that is most likely the normal around a place like this. Buk was a great writer, but a part of what made him great for me, was that he stuck to "it" for SO long before there was much...
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    Hello, my name is Bob and I read Bukowski.

    Yeah, I don't know what it is about Buk, but he is the only writer I have been able to "get into" for the past few years. I even take his book recommendations; (Fante) though they may distract me from the man himself. I find his writing is something that I could have written. Mostly the menial...