Monday, August 20, 2012

Marge Merrill

Call Me Chinaski

Dad was Bukowski
minus the poetry
the women
and the track.

Advice, a sarcastic blade
shaving hair 
from the back of my neck–
drawing tears but
not quite drawing blood.

Be brave
stand in the beer fumes
and take it
like his kid.


1 comment:

  1. That's some advice. Good use of Buk.