Redneck Haiku

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Santa Monica Press, 2003 - Humor - 112 pages
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"The redneck lifestyle is exposed through the hilariously antithetical filter of formal Japanese haiku in this collection of original verses. Each of the over 100 wickedly funny poems contains just three lines and 17 syllables, yet together they address the whole spectrum of redneck culture, including RVs, Wal-Mart, beer, Pop-Tarts, pickups, monster trucks, NASCAR, boats, trailers, trailer parks, barns, hunting, shotguns, dogs, Las Vegas, and the lottery."

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User Review  - cathyskye - LibraryThing

Japanese haiku is one of my favorite forms of poetry, each haiku consisting of three lines and seventeen syllables. In this small volume, Witte covers just about every aspect of the redneck lifestyle ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Mary K. Witte was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and raised on a farm in Porter, Oklahoma—the state's peach capitol. She lives in Fresno, California.

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