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Bardo - Krandall Kraus

Paperback Published: 11th October 1999
ISBN: 9781555835040
Number Of Pages: 392

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EG lies in a White Room on the brink of death, suspended from actual time and space in a state defined in Tibetan Buddhism as the "bardo." In this frozen moment, past, present, future, and potential become one: the man EG is shares space with the child he was and the man he might have become. But who is EG? A kaleidoscopic range of possibilities presents itself: an emotionally scarred veteran of gay life in the 90s who increasingly seeks refuge in his home in Anchor Bay; a sadistic and psychotic leader of a gay paramilitary force; a Hollywood heartthrob who is aging ungracefully and seeking his lost youth in a series of empty relationships; a lonely, overweight Catholic teen who allows himself to be used as a means of gaining acceptance; an abused and desperate young man crippled by a devastating muscular disease; and in irresistably beautiful boy who uses seduction as a key to the world. Each possibility is equal in importance as EG prepares to leave the bardo and, possibly, pass into a state of perpetual enlightenment.

ISBN: 9781555835040
ISBN-10: 155583504X
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 392
Published: 11th October 1999
Publisher: Alyson Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 14.61  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.3