When Alex was a kid, before anyone knew his name, he dreamed of love like it was a fairy tale, as if it would come sweeping into his life on the back of a dragon one day. Were you surprised by the success of City of Night? If I'm remembering correctly, I don't think the book even contained the words 'penis' or 'dick', other than when Alex would adoringly call Henry a dickhead. Henry and Alex are the representation of love in its purest form and every single one of their meetings left me in awe because of the beauty of their feelings, no matter the difficult decisions they had to face and what they had to fight. Jason marked it as to-read Aug 23, I found it impossible to be welcome as a writer when the welcome became a proposition.
If I'm remembering correctly, I don't think the book even contained the words 'penis' or 'dick', other than when Alex would adoringly call Henry a dickhead.
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The novel is also a clear indication that Rechy's edge as a writer has not diminished one iota over the past 55 years.