Praise for


• NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS •  CREATIVE WRITING FELLOWSHIP AWARD

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“Electrical, convulsive, hallucinatory, elemental…a book to give you fevers, chills, and visions.”

--Ben Loory, author of Stories for Nighttime and Some for the Day

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“Beautifully impressionistic, and also raw, open, and vulnerable. Pousson’s bayou is such a frightening and vibrant place, generous and punishing, and the narrator’s perspective pulls us in, and brings the reader close.”

--Aimee Bender, author of The Color Master and The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake

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“Pick up and read this fucking book. It's intensely wild.” 

--Jake Shears, Scissor Sisters

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