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Old 08-01-2018, 10:05 PM
Aaron Poochigian Aaron Poochigian is offline
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Thank you, Martin, for giving me an introduction to King's "Dark Tower" series. I have a great respect for him, and his books were some of my earliest reading experiences. I don't think he is a great writer but he is a great myth-maker--he understands and expresses American mythology. He's the closest thing we have to a Homer right now.

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Old 08-02-2018, 12:59 PM
Martin Elster Martin Elster is online now
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Aaron, I think you would enjoy The Dark Tower. King said it is flawed, which I think meant how the parts are organized and the continuity. But, in regards to myth-making, this series of novels is the quintessence of the genre.
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