…but nowadays you can judge a book by its blurb

the old dogs of literature have all been whipped
and their barking at the moon subdued
there’s a new breed of writer who leads the pack
gone the white-fanged authors of
muscular, lone-wolf poetry and prose
replaced by hacks churning out their
Hollywood-ready pap
“show, don’t tell” the mantra of this
the age of the thinly disguised screenplay
but rules are only for the openly broken
those tamed by the dictatorship of bad taste
because in time fresh, strong minds will rediscover
that a tusitala means a teller of tales

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Just some guy trying to figure out where the "on" switch is hid on the remote control—ah, forget it. Because, you know what, I'm also the kinda guy who always likes the book waaay more than the movie! View all posts by Lorem Ipsum

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