Brian d'Eon's Most Recent Chapbook
This collection of writing is available for purchase for $7 at Booksmyth in Nelson, BC. Email me and for $9 I will mail a copy to you.
Sweet Melancholy will give you a taste of the range of my writing, both prose and poetry and, if you buy a copy, you will have the tactile satisfaction of holding the words in your hand. Plus you will enjoy exceptional karma for supporting a struggling writer.
Most of the pieces in the collection are quite new, written within the last year (2014-2015).
What to expect:
THE GOD MERCURY COMES reflections on the capriciousness of air travel.
MOON MAN my father as an astronaut.
BUMPING HEADS FOR JESUS the alternate universe of Tim Horton's.
PAST DUE There is 'nothing new under the sun' or is there?
CLOUDS parenthood and ephemera.
IN PRAISE OF UPSIDASIUM mesmerized by multiculturalism.
MALIA a rainy evening in a Cretan cafe.
MAHAHUAL a rural Mexican taxi driver reflects on his present and past.
BERNARD & FELICITY a middle-aged actress, obsessed with wigs, decides to marry.
BLUE two carpenters are distracted by the sky.
below, a small sample: