“The Rape Trial of Medusa” by Michael Kasenow

“The Rape Trial of Medusa,” by Michael Kasenow, is a trigger-warning novel crafted for our times. The story is based on Greek mythology’s Medusa, who was raped and impregnated by her brother Poseidon, god of the sea, in Athena’s temple. … More “The Rape Trial of Medusa” by Michael Kasenow

“Something’s Bound to Happen” by Michael Kasenow

SOMETHING’S BOUND TO HAPPEN Michael Kasenow Infinity Publishing (2016) ISBN 9781495810046 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (11/16) “Something’s Bound To Happen” by Michael Kasenow is an eclectic collection of poems. They are all different – some long, some short; some rhyme more than others, some talk of pain, some of youth’s blitz, some … More “Something’s Bound to Happen” by Michael Kasenow

Interview with Michael Kasenow, Author of “The Last Paradise”

In the eighth grade, Michael Kasenow would hide from friends in the middle school library to read poetry. He says of this time, “By reading poetry one learns how to read, write and dream.” He dropped out of college at age nineteen to escape a world of drugs and the downward spiral of his friends’ … More Interview with Michael Kasenow, Author of “The Last Paradise”

The Last Paradise: A Novel by Michael Kasenow

The Last Paradise: A Novel Michael Kasenow iUniverse (2009) ISBN 9781440120015 Reviewed by Richard R. Blake for Reader Views (3/09)   Michael Kasenow resourcefully tracks the plight of the oppressed and exploited “alley people” of Galveston, Texas in the post Civil War era. “The Last Paradise” is a stirring story of the strength and endurance … More The Last Paradise: A Novel by Michael Kasenow