Free Shipping on Orders of $40 or More
Hero Victim Villain

Hero Victim Villain

by Brice Maiurro
Hero Victim Villain

Hero Victim Villain

by Brice Maiurro


Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Thursday, March 30


"Maiurro spills his mind onto the page with fervent energy, chasing after each notion through a series of rabbit holes as though it may never run its course. In his characteristic narrative prose style, he brings together a seemingly paradoxical combination of grim confessionalism and romantic idealism while inhabiting a surrealist world—a recognizable-yet-dreamlike corner booth of Denver, Colorado, where canaries swallow fire and poets swallow cities, where cities are moving, breathing characters comprised of the people who reside in them, and where people can make their blood stand still if they follow his directions...Through all of this abstraction, metacommentary, and philosophical curiosity, Maiurro remains a poet of the people, never straying into academic or literary pretense. Instead, he speaks onto the page like a punk-themed poetry night microphone for anyone willing to listen. All told, these poems make for an imaginative and readable collection by a storyteller who captivates readers whether they consider themselves fans of poetry or not."

-Tim Becker, Author of Sorrow Birds and New York City Bones

Related collections and offers

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781950380312
Publisher: Stubborn Mule Press
Publication date: 06/24/2019
Pages: 88
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.21(d)

Customer Reviews