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  • And just because the Cimmerian decided to post this review of my sword-and-sorcery story on the same day that Every Day Poets posted one of my zen-ish offerings, I am officially declaring myself a warrior-poet.

    The Cimmerian reviews “Return of the Sword” « Swords Against Boredom

  • As Trilipush conjures him, he is a warrior-poet, equally skilled at ravishing lovers and skewering enemies, sexually voracious and righteously violent.

    The Egyptologist Who Would Be Pharaoh

  • A restless military leader, a warrior-poet, he needed action—violent action—and regarded permanent human struggle as necessary for social development.

    Wild Swans

  • A restless military leader, a warrior-poet, he needed action violent action and regarded permanent human snuggle as necessary for social development.

    WILD SWANS THREE DAUGHTERS OF CHINA

  • They have embodied so exquisitely the universal language of religious emotion, that (a few fierce and vindictive passages excepted, natural in the warrior-poet of a sterner age,) they have entered with unquestioned propriety into the ritual of the holier and more perfect religion of Christ.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 14, No. 385, August 15, 1829

  • And a warrior-poet, beaten, thinking bitter under the stars ...

    The Wind Bloweth

  • Aucassin's threat that if he loses Nicolete he will not wait for sword or knife, but will dash his head against a wall, is in the very temper of the prisoned warrior-poet, who actually chose this way of death.

    Aucassin and Nicolete

  • Or the monument of the young warrior-poet Koerner, with a gentle-looking girl and her mother reading and knitting on a bench before it?

    Their Silver Wedding Journey — Volume 2

  • Lesser men than he are performing their cheap tricks for their pathetic master, while he, a warrior-poet of fiery temper, exquisite skill and lovely eyelashes, languishes with the cripples, fatties and Englishmen.

    TEAMtalk Football News

  • He is a legitimate warrior-poet - most fighters just fight.

    Bloody Elbow

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