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The Distance of Rhymes and Other Tragedies

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An old poet spends his days away from the girl he loves, bridging the distance only in rhymes. A magical green rose finds its way into the hands of a former lover, finally heaping vengeance on the past. A rebel grapples to make sense of his years in jail by writing a letter to his only daughter. A penitent professor scours the darkness for words and pens his apoligies in b ...more
Paperback, First Edition, 130 pages
Published 2013 by University of Santo Tomas Publishing House
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K.D. Absolutely
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One of the best collection of short stories that I read in the recent past. My first time to read a book of newspaperman Joel Pablo Salud and I am definitely impressed.

I got this book from the launching of Rio Alma's Ang Romansa ng Pagsagip ng Osong Marso (4 stars) last year and it was given to me for free by the author with the promise that I would review this here in Goodreads. However, I am not rating this with 4 stars because of that. This book definitely deserves all those stars. In fact, I
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