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Beowulf By Ryan Smith
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A humorous take on the great tragic epic.
Beowulf By Ryan Smith
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A humorous take on the great tragic epic.
Cosmic Experiment and Other Tales By Peter Costanza
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These four tales are unlike any that you have read before. They range from metaphysical science fiction to epic poem parody to theological humor. "Cosmic Experiment" is a novella of... More > ecological disaster as told by the last human being on earth. "No-Count Louie and the Pale-faced Tramp" is an iconoclastic parody of the "Song of Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. "Spacetime Knows No Bounds" stretches sci-fi boundaries to their utmost. "Yahweh and Allah" is a theological satire at its sharpest.< Less
The Words of Rhyme By Sean Liebman
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This book is a collection of some of my favorite poems that I have written over the years. The first poem in the book is the first one I ever wrote and the last poem in the book is the longest one I... More > have ever written. There is a healthy mix of fictional stories, love and loss and a few song parodies.< Less
SAMSSON By Richard David Kennedy
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Richard David Kennedy's satirical latter-day epic probes the nature of religion, and, at the same time, questions humanity’s ability to look at it objectively. A highly original and imaginative... More > poem of vast proportion, this work will easily stand the test of time.< Less
The Birmingham Quean By S. A. M. Trainor
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We are to believe there was a time when The Birmingham Quean was just a poem: a mock-epic burlesque in which a fake pound coin told how she was won in a game of darts by a drag-queen called Britannia... More > Spears. It parodied Pope´s The Rape of the Lock, Byron´s Don Juan and an anonymous eighteenth century novel, The Birmingham Counterfeit. The transformation of this bit of picaresque doggerel into the sprawling work barely contained by this cover is the central mystery of a ludic novel. It mirrors the unlikely story of a dirty little settlement of nailers and cutlers becoming the principle city of the Industrial Revolution by flooding the Restoration economy with counterfeit coins. What remains is an absurd scholarly edition of a poem recast as a futuristic dystopia in which nothing is authentic. It is also the tale of an impossible love affair that uncovers an impossible text by an impossible author. It is as strange, ironic, sombre, flashy and anarchic as the city to which it owes its existence.< Less
The Birmingham Quean By S. A. M. Trainor
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We are to believe there was a time when The Birmingham Quean was just a poem: a mock-epic burlesque in which a fake pound coin told how she was won in a game of darts by a drag-queen called Britannia... More > Spears. It parodied Pope´s The Rape of the Lock, Byron´s Don Juan and an anonymous eighteenth century novel, The Birmingham Counterfeit. The transformation of this bit of picaresque doggerel into the sprawling work barely contained by this cover is the central mystery of a ludic novel. It mirrors the unlikely story of a dirty little settlement of nailers and cutlers becoming the principle city of the Industrial Revolution by flooding the Restoration economy with counterfeit coins. What remains is an absurd scholarly edition of a poem recast as a futuristic dystopia in which nothing is authentic. It is also the tale of an impossible love affair that uncovers an impossible text by an impossible author. It is as strange, ironic, sombre, flashy and anarchic as the city to which it owes its existence.< Less

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