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Sitcom

3.9  ·  Rating Details ·  31 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Implicating extremes from Coriolanus to Karen Carpenter, David McGimpsey’s Sitcom is both serious poetry and a work of comedy.

Where Timon of Athens meets Shania Twain, that's where you'll find Sitcom. Mischievous, generous and side-splittingly funny, this collection of wry soliloquies and sonnets begins with a milestone birthday and finds itself in demi-mondes as varied as
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Paperback, 88 pages
Published October 14th 2004 by Coach House Books
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David is one of the funniest, brightest poets going. This collection rocks.
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This book was lent to my roommate the cover seemed intriguing so I picked it up. Genuine sentiment saved me from perceiving McGimpsey's pop culture laden poems as too "hipstery", which was baseless fear. I'm a fan and eager to read more of his work.
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David has a PhD in English Literature. Writes a regular humour column called "The Self-Esteem Workout" for Matrix. and the "Sandwich of the Month" column for EnRoute magazine. David is a songwriter and musician, and member of the rock band Puggy Hammer. He is the Montreal fiction editor of the e-magazine Joyland and is the fiction editor for the Punchy Writers Series at DC Books. David was named ...more
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