NA­TIONAL LIT­ER­A­TURE MONTH Crazy about the Dum­dum verse

Book Launch of The Poet Learns to Dance (The Dancer Learns to Write a Poem)

Sun.Star Cebu Weekend - - P.e.e.p.s. - Text by Den­ver Ejem Tor­res Photos by Pris­tine Besinga

IS it pos­si­ble for a per­son to go mad about po­etry?

And if you must ask about the sever­ity, as in how crazy can a per­son get over a po­etry? I think Ricky de Un­gria’s blurb to this lat­est col­lec­tion of po­ems by poet ex­traor­di­naire, Simeon Dum­dum Jr. will help us un­der­stand. De Un­gria, a man of good rep­u­ta­tion and a per­son of con­se­quence, is will­ing to undo him­self in ex­change of the de­light he would get from Dum­dum’s ver­dict in verse. De Un­gria swore: Day by day, the temp­ta­tion is just grow­ing stronger for me to com­mit a crime in

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