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Towners & Other Stories

Everett Winter is a young boxer and farmhand who forsakes his rural heritage and carries the weight of a small-town tragedy with him into unfamiliar, urban territory, where he swiftly discovers “Towners” are not exactly welcome.rnrnIn other stories from this debut collection, a pair of notorious hell-raisers slam down boilermakers with an infamous police chief; an amateur film maker ponders the importance of titles, often pornographic; a street busker abandons art to sample octopus with the rich; and a prophetic mentor exercises a fatal degree of influence on a young, impressionable poet.

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