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Zen in the Art of Absurdity (Comedic short-stories and essays that will make you shove forks through your eyes) [Kindle Edition]

Carla René , Steve Warburton , Barry Aitchison

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Book Description

Bill can't get a writing space to save his life. Meanwhile in Canada, Sam learns to "go convert" himself, while mum and dad are playing hide the Azalea. Back at the Asylum, Delores can't keep your father's arse covered long enough to get any work done, a pack of wild Kens are hurtling toward the atomosphere, and all during the ruccous, dad is sitting in his car picking his ears with his keys.

And then Fern decides to fart.

Sound like your family? Then come on in to this collection of roaring comedic short-stories and essays. Having been compared by some (Okay, herself) to David Sedaris, Carla just enjoys writing comedy.

Product Details

  • File Size: 142 KB
  • Print Length: 48 pages
  • Publisher: GlitterCat Studios (August 17, 2010)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B003ZYEVUI
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,286,901 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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More About the Author

I write stuff. I am funny.

I'm on a mission to prove that my parents should've used birth control. I have two maniacal, whiny, co-dependent and I swear-they-drop-acid-behind-by-back cats who treat me as if I'm the hired help. I enjoy fluffing my pillow, laying out my clothes for the next day, and I'm hoping one day to meet the guy who designed the little plastic thingy inside women's wallets, so I can smoosh his face into one. I'm a simple folk, really. I don't ask for much.

But seriously. I love to write. It began in college when I had to write a paper for my Honours English class. The title? "Why I hate to Write". By the time the instructor laid that "A" on me and lectured me about how good the paper was, thus proving that I DID like to write, she had me convinced that I might be able to do this. I've been a TV/Stage/Film actress and stand-up comedienne for over 15 years, and part of what I've learned is that sometimes, you can't get cast for your own funeral, so, it's up to you to create your jobs. That's when I took writing seriously. I've published several short stories, am working on my first two novels, and have written and performed my own one-woman shows--comedies.

Please visit me at my official web-site: http://www.carlarene.com
On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Carla-Rene
On Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/carlarenecomedy or @carlarenecomedy
On MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/carlarenestandup


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