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Summer Haiku By Christopher Mark Piper
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Latest haiku poems by this author, focusing on and around Aotearoa-NZ Summer-Months (the New-Year transition period) - In this instance: from 2018 to 2019. Small book (100-pages) of light reading... More > for evenings during the coming winter-months. A Winter-Haiku theme of similar length may complement this Summer-Theme before the year is out.< Less
Four Miracle Plays By Christopher Mark Piper
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1. The Little Doctor of Lima Peru is a short one-act play written entirely in blank-verse. Its history was drawn from a book by Mary Fabyan Windeatt of the same title. 2. My Don Camillo Christmas... More > showcases several tales from the immensely popular writings of Giovanino Guareshi of Italy. 3. The Pompallier play is drawn from a diary by the man himself, and largely concerns the history of his Mission in the Wallis Islands of Uvea and Futuna. 4. The Nativity play presents long and short versions, adapted especially for very small children. It contains a very beautiful Te Reo Maori Carol "Po Marie" which is sung to the tune of "Silent Night" along with other beautiful Christmas-Carols centred around the Birth of Christ-Jesus the True-Saviour of Mankind...< Less
Four Elizabethan Short Plays By Christopher Mark Piper
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"Alas Poor Marlowe; Can a Mother Forget; Ambition; & Light Lady of the Sonnets" all feature in this collection of Elizabethan-Period SHORT PLAYS. The Post Elizabethan Literary-World has... More > always upheld Christopher (Kit) Marlowe as a genius. This short-play offers a plausible character analysis and more credible solution as to the "mystery" of his circumstantial death, but not without satire or sub-textual explanations. Can a Mother Forget" puns on the word Mother (replacing "Woman") to allude to the theme of the play in which only 5-principle characters for the most part feature. A follow-on play "Ambition" ties in with the much lamented death of Robert Devereux, Second-Earl of Essex; and features R. Cecil, W. Raleigh, and other colourful true-life characters. "Light Lady" is a parody of GB=Shaw's "Dark-Lady".< Less
Ambition - Short Play By Christopher Mark Piper
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Various types of Ambition are explored in this factually-based historical piece, from healthy-ambition, to ruthless-ambition, and even purely-sadistic-ambition. The play developed as a spin-off from... More > two previous Elizabethan period plays. The opening scene written entirely in Shakespearean-Sonnet style was the opening-scene cut from "Can A Mother Forget?". Three forms of Ambition are elucidated (one of them comical), before further distinctions are made as the play progresses, and ends as it began: on an unusual note - A Christmas-Scene with the only surviving character of the play, the by then nonagenarian Leticia Devereaux (nee: Knowles), whose character in some way epitomizes the very best ambition...< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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