"No amount of talent, no eloquent mastery or stylistic audacity, can capture the crushing defeat of ten minutes spent watching my mother waste away, seeing with my own eyes that the soul I’ve learned to love like no other was at last becoming a body, nothing more, and that body was breaking down so fast now that I could barely recognize the woman within it..."
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“A dead-serious and talented writer. A fine craftsman.”
-James Dickey, author of Deliverance
“His fiction is lively and original, and his growth as a person and as an artist are closely linked. I take that as a sign of a writer who is more than just ‘talented,’ though he certainly is that.”
-Coleman Barks, author of The Essential Rumi
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