Category Archives: Books and Films

The Lost Weekend

Last year I thought I’d read my way through a range of works written by alcoholics, many of them about or including drinking, either for good or bad, mostly bad. That included Raymonds Chandler and Carver, John Cheever, Malcolm Lowry, John O’Brien,

The Lost Weekend

Last year I thought I’d read my way through a range of works written by alcoholics, many of them about or including drinking, either for good or bad, mostly bad. That included Raymonds Chandler and Carver, John Cheever, Malcolm Lowry, John O’Brien,

Charles Bukowski

I love the books of Charles Bukowski. And some of his poetry too but mostly his books. I read Women repeatedly in the late 80s (to the revulsion of at least one person I tried to lend it to) and

Charles Bukowski

I love the books of Charles Bukowski. And some of his poetry too but mostly his books. I read Women repeatedly in the late 80s (to the revulsion of at least one person I tried to lend it to) and