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Verses Versus Empire: I – The George W. Bush Era by [A LeRoy]

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"My Tongue is the Pen of a Gifted Writer"

As both author and actor, Abdiel exemplifies this quote from the Bible. He has written fiction, non-fiction, and memoir. But he is best known as a poet, whose themes and forms are deeply influenced by Shakespeare, the Bible, and mythological sources.

Meanwhile, his gift for narration and voice acting, with a wide range of character voices, makes for lively and dramatic readings of his own works. You can hear him read excerpts from all his titles at

Abdiel has published six volumes of Poetry: Elijah and Obama's Dream are epic poems; Well Versed is a collection of tributes to Shakespeare, Poets, and the Performing Arts; and Verses Versus Empire is a three-volume series of political poems covering in turn the George W. Bush, Obama, and Trump eras.

He has also written a children's tale The Christmas Tree; and a memoir, Dueling the Dragon: Adventures in Chinese Media and Education.

As an actor, Abdiel has embodied most of the major Shakespearean roles, and on stages from New York to London to Beijing, though perhaps his most famous appearance is in the hit short film, The Expert. He also has three one-man shows: the classic children's tale, Wind in the Willows; and two works of the great poet, W.H. Auden, The Sea and the Mirror, and The Massacre of the Innocents. Meanwhile, his voice has often been heard in TV commercials, audio books, and radio plays.

Abdiel has also worked in the past as broadcaster, financial analyst, and market commentator. His passions include Argentine Tango, Yoga, and competitive Swimming.

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  • Publication date : July 30, 2017
  • File size : 568 KB
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print length : 263 pages
  • Publisher : Unparagoned (July 30, 2017)
  • Lending : Enabled
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Simultaneous device usage : Unlimited
  • Language: : English
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