By Robert Kelly
"Robert Kelly's Scorpions was once one of many best of the cult novels of the '60s, 'cult' being a euphemism for 'undeservedly underread,' and it alerted us to a truly precise expertise. given that then, now we have discovered to observe out for his brief fictions, usually lights up the literary global with their surprising mixture of mind, romanticism, and bold mind's eye. This assortment, with such Kelly classics as 'Cities,' and 'The Guest,' is a welcome publishing event."
— Robert Coover
"Readers accustomed to [Kelly's poetry and essays] will locate the various gains of his paintings from the outset: a lyrical prose kind that combines eroticism and erudition, a spotlight at the act of belief and at the presentation of sensory stimuli and sexual impulses in hugely charged photographs, a feeling of outrage, ask yourself and utter bewilderment that human realization exists in any respect and a primal urge to go away in the back of a mark of his personal specific recognition in sensuous language.... For all their experimentalism, the tales are typically compelling, packed with unique adventures, erotic encounters and crazed and colourful imperative characters. ...For the entire erudition Kelly brings to those tales (many references to vague myths and texts, arcane phrases, strange resources of knowledge), his such a lot awesome skill is to re-create the exhilarating 'hereness' of actual sensation..."
— long island occasions ebook Review
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Karl Gengenbach schreibt seit 1997 humorvolle Geschichten. Hier ist sein sixteen. Buch – wahre Geschichten von damals und heute.
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