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The Mystery of Miss Tree and MR E
by Dan Jack
Fables, sex, the conventions of poetry in the service of storytelling . . . the human chronicle takes on its old epic luster and becomes a journey again. A pilgrimage delivered with dimension and beauty, it is a splendid read. A word lover's book of off-beat adventure and discovery at play.Short stories, poetry, essays, and the title novella. A bounty of small bites, a han ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published November 1st 2010 by Wordgrove Press, LLC
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Imagine a story by Phillip K. Dick, if Phillip K. Dick were a happy man. Both surreal and concrete, internal, subjective, with each new revelation making you question everything you thought you knew before -- yet also romantic and written by an author who loves, adores, and worships words. The sound of words, the feel of words in your mouth, that take the rules of grammar as an instrument of improvisation. I could so easily see the title novella being made into a graphic novel, using that medium ...more