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Talking in the dark

poems

by Wesley McNair

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by David R. Godine in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Wesley McNair.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.C388 T35 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL372050M
ISBN 101567920942
LC Control Number98033665
OCLC/WorldCa39391220

In Talking in the Dark, Victor Rippon is a lonely man from a small town. Ever since his wife left him, he's lived a quiet, bleak existence, with no friends to speak of. His only real interest is . Talking in the Dark (Push) By Billy Merrell. Grades. Genre. Fiction This is a memoir that is lived in moments. The moments you know — when you see your parents' marriage dissolving, when you realize you're a boy who likes boys, when you speak the truth and don't know if it will be heard. Other Books You Might Like Related Book.

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Author of a novel-in-poems, Vanilla (PUSH / Scholastic Press, ), and Talking in the Dark, a poetry memoir published when he was twenty-one (PUSH / Scholastic, ).Merrell is also the co-editor (with David Levithan) of The Full Spectrum: A New Generation of Writing About Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Other Identities, which received a Lambda Literary Award. Get this from a library! Talking in the dark: stories. [Laura Glen Louis] -- Collects seven short stories that focus on the dark and disturbing effects of love and passion.


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PUSH continues to break new ground with this remarkable poetry memoir of growing up, 4/5. The little blurb accompanying this book makes it sound dark and depressing. Though McNair has quite a bit to say about aging, loss, death, and the like, these poems are magical, funny, intelligent, surprising, sweet, and pitch-perfect: anything but depressing/5.

Beautifully crafted and movingly told, the stories in Talking in the Dark read like small exquisite novels. From betrayal to sacrifice, obsession to abandonment, each tale speaks the truth of the underside of love, evoking images of lowered voices and shared confessions.5/5(2).

TALKING IN THE DARK collects the best work by a brilliant writer at the peak of his powers -- the author's own selection of personal favorites from four decades of writing.

The year marks the fortieth anniversary of Dennis Etchison's first professional short story sale/5. Talking in the Dark Paperback – October 1, by Wesley McNair (Author) › Visit Amazon's Wesley McNair Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Wesley McNair (Author) out of 5 stars 5/5(1). He is the author of sixteen books, and has co-authored thirteen others.

You can see them here at his Amazon Author Page. Harper and his wife, Jeannie, have been married since They live in Winter Springs, Florida. They have two grown children (John and Katrina) and three grandchildren (Zoe, Isaac, and James).4/5. In the Dark was an apt title for the book as you are in the dark for the first half of the book.

flag 1 like Like see review. Michelle Douglas rated it it was amazing. What a fantastic book. A stand alone book although Thorne does put in an appearance or two/5. The culmination of his work with PUSH is talking in the dark, a memoir composed of poetry that documents a story of growing up, coming out and exploring love.

As a gay man himself, Merrell sought to write a book that he felt could have been of use to him as a teenage boy coming : Billy Merrell.

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Talking in the dark with his best friend and realizing that while his friend wanted to be with girls, Billy didn’t. The lips he wanted to kiss and the hands he wanted to hold were boys’ lips and boys’ hands.

Reanimated Donner Party teenagers cannibalize their modern counterparts in the taut "Daughter of the Golden West," while Stephen King's Misery gets poignantly inverted in "Talking in the Dark." In.

"In the pages of this book," Harper continues, "I will ask you to roll up your sleeves and confront your problems with prayer—and then keep praying. Sometimes you will feel as though you are talking in the dark. But the fact is, sound travels in both darkness and light."Author: Steve Harper.

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Talking In the Dark collects the best work by a brilliant writer at the peak of his powers -- the author's own selection of personal favorites from four decades of writing.

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