Black Light : Stories

Author(s): Kimberly King Parsons
"With raw, poetic ferocity, Kimberly King Parsons exposes desire's darkest hollows -- those hidden places where most of us are afraid to look. In this debut collection of enormously perceptive and brutally unsentimental short stories, Parsons illuminates the ache of first love, the banality of self-loathing, the scourge of addiction, the myth of marriage, and the magic and inevitable disillusionment of childhood. Taking us from hot Texas highways to cold family kitchens, from the freedom of pay-by-the-hour motels to the claustrophobia of private school dorms, these stories erupt off the page with a primal howl -- sharp-voiced, acerbic, and wise"-- Publisher description.
Format: Book
Call Number: FIC Par
See Also: Fiction
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