Louis McKraker

Louis McKraker

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Bare with me folks, I'm preparing for a big move. Not enough time to read or write.

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Montpelier, VT
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About Me

I was born in Central Alabama and began writing poetry and short stories at age nine. I am now the author of several poetry compilations, a song and lyric collection, and a collection of short stories.


Poetry Styles

Realistic Poetry
Psychological Poetry
Acrostic Poetry
Deep Image
Rhythmic Word Art
Tetrameter
Southern Gothic
Soliloquy
Satire
Mirrorismn
Nature & Environment


Fiction Styles

Supernatural Horror
Psychological Horror
Suspense
Dark Fantasy
Sci-Fi Horror
Weird Fiction
Fall Fiction
Bio-Fiction
Suicide Drama
Romanticism



Influences:
Don McLean,
Caroline LaVelle,
E.E. Cummings,
Emily Dickinson,
Archibald MacLeish,
W.S. Merwin,
James T. Fields,
George Croly,
Ezra Pound,
Shirley Jackson,
Stephen King,
William Faulkner,
Tim Burton



For the hell of it, I have listed below some of my favorite poems...


1 A Man Said To The Universe- Stephen Crane
2 The Soul Selects Her Own Society- Emily Dickinson
3 When Serpents Bargain For The Right To Squirm- e.e. cummings
4 Lesson In Natural History- Theodore Spencer
5 Ouija- Sylvia Plath
6 Ars Poetica- Archibald MacLeish
7 Lights- Francis William Bourdillon
8 The Strange Case Of The Cautious Motorist- Odgen Nash
9 Vernal Equinox- Ruth Stone
10 The Mountain- Robert Frost