Drunk in the Warm Glow

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While dealing with his father’s apparent abandonment and his mother’s grisly suicide, Tyler Linley uses pills and Hollywood escapism to numb his raging pessimism. 


As his college career ends, an old acquaintance reenters his life as a lover and yanks him back into reality. But reality is nothing like drugs or booze. It’s nothing like the movies, either. There’s no Morgan Freeman narration. 


Tyler finds himself out on drunken midnight vigilante missions to make the world right by him—Hollywood endings. But his friends make him realize he must face the fluctuating state of reality or he will self-destruct, destroying everyone around him.

 

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About the author

D. W. Anderson’s first release, Mind the Gap (2016), is a book-length collection of humor essays and stories. His writing can be found in publications such as A & U Magazine, Cream City Review, Poetry Quarterly and other periodicals. He teaches creative writing and English courses in Wisconsin. Equally important, he found his cat, Toki, in a plastic bag near a Redbox. They now live together in sitcom fashion.

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Publisher
Creators Publishing
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Published on
May 16, 2017
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Pages
316
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ISBN
9781945630545
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Coming of Age
Fiction / General
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Available on Android devices
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