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B. Glen Rotchin

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It started innocently enough,
a white screen, a thought, leading to an image
accumulating into words
(she thought of rain clouds forming)
the syllables counted, the line skipped
rhythm added (she thought of sidewalk puddles)
and a clever rhyme about New Year’s Day
that made her smile with
hope for better tomorrows
tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow
(kind of clichéd, she knew, but it didn’t matter
it felt... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.27 · 106 ratings · 20 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
The Rent Collector

3.18 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 2006 — 2 editions
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Halbman Steals Home

3.45 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Salesmanship: Three Stories

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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A Dream of Birds: Word Sonnets

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"What. The. Heck? This book was recommended by my public library and had literally zero action of any sort. It's very descriptive, if you know Montreal at all, or Jewish things. Neither of which I'm familiar with.
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"A hilarious debut novel in the spirit of Mordechai Richler.

I just finished The Rent Collector. My friend Sikeena Karmali passed it to me several years back. She correctly said it was right up my alley and yet I didn't start it until 2 weeks ago. J..." Read more of this review »
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