Michael Roberts



The Lightning Bug Romantics are Michael Roberts, author of the Pushcart Prize-nominated collection No More Poems About The Moon (Write Bloody Publishing) and Jason McBeth, runner-up at the 2008 Individual World Poetry Slam. Together they are like day and night. Peanut butter and jelly and Siamese twins. Michael is trustworthy and, generally speaking, in good with peoples moms. Recently he was caught on camera making change for someone on the city bus who only had a five spot. When people applauded quietly he declared, Please, let these acts go unrecorded. I wish to be remembered as surly and mean. Jason, unfortunately, is criminally insane--half man, half Watusi--and was told by a psychic in Venice (Beach) that in a past life he was a Phara ...more

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The Faber Book of Modern Verse

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Parisian Home Cooking: Conv...

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4.26 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1999
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Fascinating Facts: The Most...

3.75 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2015
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Golf: The Beginners Drive G...

3.63 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2015
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Snowman in Paradise

2.95 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2004
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The Jungle ABC

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Mumbo Jumbo

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Poultry House Construction

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No More Poems about the Moon

4.45 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2008
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Fashion Victims: The Catty ...

2.65 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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