Haiku Wars

Haiku Wars is a lampoon of the internecine conflicts in the small pond of literary haiku The protagonist, Poet, must unravel the mystery of a missing manuscript in a single day or face dire consequences Along the way, and guided by his pet ferret Oscar, he interacts with sundry poets, each with his or her own agenda political and poetic The resulting work is full of lauHaiku Wars is a lampoon of the internecine conflicts in the small pond of literary haiku The protagonist, Poet, must unravel the mystery of a missing manuscript in a single day or face dire consequences Along the way, and guided by his pet ferret Oscar, he interacts with sundry poets, each with his or her own agenda political and poetic The resulting work is full of laughter and enlightenment, and a window into the quirky world of one breath poetry and the wars that consume it.
Haiku Wars Haiku Wars is a lampoon of the internecine conflicts in the small pond of literary haiku The protagonist Poet must unravel the mystery of a missing manuscript in a single day or face dire consequenc

  • Title: Haiku Wars
  • Author: David G. Lanoue
  • ISBN: 9781893959828
  • Page: 219
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Haiku Wars”

    1. I think this was my fastest read of the summer -- less than twenty-four hours -- and for good reason. David Lanoue's Haiku Wars follows a ferret (actually, it is narrated by a ferret cool is that!?) who is the newfound pet of a sulking Poet. Actually, the ferret is a protective spirit put into the world to help Poet recover from his doldrums. This recovery includes meeting a new lady-friend, and planning a meeting of haiku poets, a big meeting featuring thinly-disguised real haiku poets from aro [...]

    2. Порче разследва кражба в “Хайку войни” на Дейвид Ланюknigolandiafo/2010/06/b Неотдавна писах за двата първи хайку-романа на американеца Дейвид Ланю – “Човекът, който пишеше хайку” и “Смеещият се Буда”. Последните дни той е в България и имах удоволствието да си поговоря с него. Таз [...]

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