By John Zeugner
"First come the inverted parables: a stay deer is embalmed in white paint via young children who cannot think he is genuine; a surfer turns into a ghost rider within the curl of a wave; a widow's son is underwhelmed by means of luck while he wears the vest she gave him inside of out. The darkly comical tales that stick to culminate in Zeugner's account of his personal memory-riddled middle assault. the gathering is a virtuoso functionality to be savored over a number of readings."
--Chandler Thompson, Translator of novels through Héctor Aguilar Camín
John Zeugner, Emeritus Professor of heritage at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), lectured in Japan for over 5 years--experiences utilized in his prize-winning choice of brief tales, Under Hiroshima (2014) and his novel, Soldier for Christ (2013). He urged undergraduate social/technological initiatives at WPI's abroad facilities in London, Bangkok, Hong Kong, San Juan, Copenhagen, and especially Venice, which figures in his compilation of 3 brief novels, Food for Jackals (2014).
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