Random House, Mar 2001, 23.95, 196 pp.
Poetry Professor Davis Banks' philosophy of life is simple especially when one feels his four plus decades on this planet has amounted to less than zero accomplishments. Why tell a boring truth when an exciting lie is available. Thus, Davis, who is one notch below the food chain on the academic ladder, lives life through his fabrications.
Davis has left Des Moines to attend his ...