By Hugh Fleetwood
In this 1980 assortment Hugh Fleetwood hyperlinks 4 stories by means of a crimson thread of subject matter. writer Tina Courtland, having retired to the Italian geographical region, is lured again to London to write down the lifetime of the single guy she has ever popular. Andrew Stairs, who has spent his lifestyles refusing to set foot on overseas soil, is tempted by way of romance to aim the dicy unknown of 'abroad.' Walter Drake, a novelist cursed through a feeling of the failure of his life's paintings, resolves bitterly to put in writing his autobiography. And Fran Niebauer, a well-heeled consumer of writers, is compelled to re-evaluate her explanations for this patronage.
'Fleetwood can write like a dream... and very get into your head. He reaches down and stirs with venomous pride the anonymous, faceless issues swimming a long way lower than the extent of consciousness.' Scotsman
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Fictional Lives by Hugh Fleetwood