Delta Flats: Stories in the Key of Blues and Hope by Dixon Hearne PDF

By Dixon Hearne

ISBN-10: 1940442141

ISBN-13: 9781940442143

From the piney hills of northern Louisiana to the uncooked and decadent streets of recent Orleans, Delta apartments: tales within the Key of Blues and Hope documents the day-by-day lives of its characters with a poetic rhythm that conjures up the ebb and movement of existence itself. Dixon Hearne is a grasp at taking pictures the “blue fact” of lifestyles, moments—both huge and small—that outline the new days and lengthy nights of the deep south. With language as gritty because the blues and as attractive as a gospel choir, he juxtaposes the downtrodden with the hopeful and the darkness with the sunshine and performs out every one tale with deft, lyrical descriptions that make the reader are looking to snigger and sing with joy. 

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