Since I Laid My Burden Down

by Burnell Brontez
Since I Laid My Burden Down
  • ISBN-13: 9781558614314
  • Author(s): Burnell Brontez
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: The Feminist Press
  • Imprint: The Feminist Press
  • Publication Date: 13-06-2017
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£15.99
DeShawn lives a high, creative, and promiscuous life in San Francisco. But when he's called back to his cramped Southern hometown for his uncle's funeral, he s hit by flashbacks of handsome, doomed neighbors and sweltering Sunday services. Amidst prickly reminders of his childhood, DeShawn ponders family, church, and the men in his life, prompting the question: Who deserves love? A raw, funny, and uninhibited stumble down memory lane, Purnell's debut novel explores how one man's early sexual and artistic escapades grow into a life.
About the book

DeShawn lives a high, creative, and promiscuous life in San Francisco. But when he's called back to his cramped Southern hometown for his uncle's funeral, he s hit by flashbacks of handsome, doomed neighbors and sweltering Sunday services. Amidst prickly reminders of his childhood, DeShawn ponders family, church, and the men in his life, prompting the question: Who deserves love? A raw, funny, and uninhibited stumble down memory lane, Purnell's debut novel explores how one man's early sexual and artistic escapades grow into a life.