Poetry for Dudes
Product Number: EB00178287
Released: Jan 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781594745294
Publisher: Quirk Books
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As contemporary poets sing the glories of birds and birch trees, regular guys are left scratching their heads. Who can speak for Everyman? Who will articulate his love for Xbox 360, for Mama Celeste's frozen pizza, for the cinematic oeuvre of Bruce Willis? Enter Broetry-a stunning debut from a dazzling new literary voice. "Broet Laureate" Brian McGackin goes where no poet has gone before-to Star Wars conventions, to frat parties, to video game tournaments, and beyond. With poems like "Ode to That Girl I Dated for, Like, Two Months Sophomore Year" and "My Friends Who Don't Have Student Loans," we follow the Bro from his high school graduation and college experience through a "quarter-life crisis" and beyond.

Author(s): Brian Mcgackin
Original Publish Date: Jul 05, 2011

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