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Since I Laid My Burden Down

Since I Laid My Burden Down

Brontez Purnell (Author)

  • Publisher: Feminist Press
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Released: Jun 13, 2017
  • ISBN-13: 9781558614314


DeShawn lives a high, creative, and promiscuous life in San Francisco. But when he’s called back to his cramped Alabama 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, Brontez Purnell’s debut novel explores how one man’s early sexual and artistic escapades grow into a life.

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