[LMB] Favorite Books

Mark A Mandel mam at theworld.com
Tue, 26 Feb 2002 16:41:22 -0500

On Mon, 25 Feb 2002, Susan Profit wrote:

#My education warped me. Folklore and folk tales I find endlessly
#fascinating. My all-time favorite books are only fantasy or science
#fiction if you stretch the definition.
#The Kalevala
#The Mabnogion
#The Volsung Saga

NonObFilk (ttto "Waltzing Matilda"):
	Volsungasaga, Volsungasaga,
	You'll sing the Volsungasaga to me!

I had that fragment in my head (like a piece of a bullet!) for 20 years
before I got the rest of the song written.

-- Mark A. Mandel, The Filker With No Nickname