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   WILL@epicqwest.com, by Tom Grimes  
 
  Novel, first publication in May 2003
 
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      In vividly compressed comic form, WILL@epicqwest.com takes the reader on a contemporary quest that is as cyberspatially and pharmaceutically fantastic as anything Ulysses encountered on this trek home from Troy.

    In a daring cross between Voltaire's Candide, Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove, WILL@epicqwest.com follows the post-post modern exploits of our hero, WILL, a medicated college student on his heroic quest to uncover the truth behind a new virus that threatens to wipe-out all of humanity: IS (Information Sickness).

    Helping him in his calling are a whole lot of prescription drugs ¯ his faithful companion and always-handy, chatty laptop, Spunk® ¯ and his virology lab partner and centerfold, wish-fulfillment fantasy ultra-babe, Naomi.

    With all of contemporary existence muffled by feel-good medications, deconstructionist double-talk, fat free food, and a never-ending faith in the wisdom of the marketplace, who are you gonna call to save the world?

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  • Drugs - Narcotics - Addiction - Psychoactive Substances
  • Humor - Comedy - Satire

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