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Frogs, Frags & Kisses: tanka, haiku, limericks and other short poems

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Frogs, Frags, and Kisses delights in wordplay and wisdom. Each of its more than two hundred very short poems showcases Müller’s wit, depth, and inner struggles. From tanka to limericks, and haiku to little fragments, this author sees the big in the small, the meaning in the prosaic, and the humor in the tragedy. A wonderful compendium of the small, this book will delight with its miniature portraits of a life keenly observed; from sleepless nighttime hours, to pearls of perception, to the naughty thoughts of moguls, artists, scholars or vagabonds. A book to savor and enjoy, in big bites or small.

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Frogs, Frags, and Kisses delights in wordplay and wisdom. Each of its more than two hundred very short poems showcases Müller’s wit, depth, and inner struggles. From tanka to limericks, and haiku to little fragments, this author sees the big in the small, the meaning in the prosaic, and the humor in the tragedy. A wonderful compendium of the small, this book will delight with its miniature portraits of a life keenly observed; from sleepless nighttime hours, to pearls of perception, to the naughty thoughts of moguls, artists, scholars or vagabonds. A book to savor and enjoy, in big bites or small.

 

Eric G. Müller studied literature and history at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. He continued his studies in England and Germany, where he specialized in drama and music education. Together with his family, he moved to Eugene, Oregon, where he taught for eight years. Currently, he is living in upstate New York, teaching music, drama, English literature and creative writing. He has written two novels, Rites of Rock (Adonis Press, 2005) and Meet Me at the Met (Plain View Press, 2010), as well as a collection of poetry, Coffee on the Piano for You (Adonis Press, 2008). His most recent publications include The Invisible Boat (Waldorf Publications, 2013), a book for children, and Drops on the Water: Stories about Growing Up from a Father and Son (AH, Loyola University, Baltimore, 2014). Poetry, articles and short stories have appeared in many journals, anthologies and magazines. www.ericgmuller.com 

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Format of the Book

Paperback

Pages

176