West Virgina University Press: .:
Seller ID: 88163X1
Condition: Softcover. Brand new book.
A once-booming West Virginia rail town no longer has a working train. The residents left The outside world encroaches, and the buildings of the gilded past seem to crumble more every day. These are the stories of outsidersthe down and out. What happens to the young boy whose burgeoning sexuality pushes him to the edge of the forest to explore what might be love with another boy? What happens when one lost soul finally makes it to New York City, yet the reminders of his past life are omnipresent? The characters in The Rope Swinggay and straight alikeyearn for that which seems so close but imp... View More...