Download e-book for iPad: Make Me Work by Ralph Lombreglia

By Ralph Lombreglia

Short tales through the writer of Men lower than Water show considerate, conflicted protagonists pushing for stability of their own relationships and discovering tricks of that means within the acutely perceived oddities of up to date American lifestyles. residing totally on the fringes of academia, media and the humanities, the characters will not be relatively ok with both their atmosphere or the days. Lisa, a classic-rock disc jockey in small-town Vermont, performs blues songs to recover from her ex-husband, an Elvis enthusiast. Walter, an actor via alternate, writes replica for commercial video clips in Boston and discovers the miracle of delivery opposed to a backdrop of high-tech laser pranks. Karl, a reasonably well-known composer again within the Fifties, now labors over a bit encouraged by way of his center arrhythmia and grumbles as his younger protegee/lover heads to manhattan to pursue functionality paintings. Hoping to flee her drug-addicted son and head for Florida, Josephine buries an icon of St. Joseph in her garden to expedite the sale of her house.

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