There is fun to be had in Russian literature via Vladimir Mayakovsky.
Here is one of four excerpts from his titanic poem The Cloud in Trousers.
Read New York, 2004
- Mayakovsky monument attracts dissidents and dreamers (indrus.in)
- A look back at the life of Vladimir Mayakovsky (indrus.in)
- Understanding Mayakovsky, the dark and beautiful “cloud in trousers” (rbth.ru)
- Mayakovsky’s “The Brooklyn Bridge”: A Short Essay on the Futurist Poem (talesofrussia.wordpress.com)