Just in case someone reads the article and wonders what the hell I'm talking about, they've fixed it. Originally it read "Bukowski, the alcoholic and womanizing American author who used blunt prose to write about society's downtrodden, still lives in the home she shared with her late husband and hopes to turn it into a museum." Apparently they had dropped the first line.
ah, I understand, so the veil of mystery about the secret of Hank's endurance is lifted,
the young caged boy was in fact a lady ....
the secret of my endurance
... (I've got a) young boy to write my stuff now,
I keep him in a ten-foot cage with a
typewriter, feed him whiskey and raw whores,
belt him pretty good three or four times
I'm 59 years old now and the critics say
my stuff is getting better than ever.