Author Archives: Gary Garth McCann

MY STORY “A HOUSE WHERE WE BOTH COULD LIVE” IN CHELSEA STATION MAGAZINE

Vacationing on a houseboat, Craig falls for a swimmer who might not be the innocent drifter he seems. Read “A House Where We Both Could Live” in Chelsea Station Magazine. 

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      My novels: YOUNG AND IN LOVE? (erotic gay novella) * THE SHAPE OF THE EARTH (erotic gay novel coming in 2019) * THE MAN WHO ASKED TO BE KILLED (noir legal thriller) praised at THE WASHINGTON INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF BOOKS * My stories online:  A HOUSE WHERE … Continue reading

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Young and in Love?

  My novella coming from Bold Strokes Books this October. Cal State engineering student Hardy tries not to repeat all the mistakes of his gay-supportive but womanizing father. Hardy is too young for a husband, but not too young to … Continue reading

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The girls blow the boys? I beg your pardon?

How language changes. “On Sunday afternoon the girls blow the boys to a picnic.” From Life magazine, 1949. It means the girls paid for everything. The article was about how an Ohio State boy made five dollars last him for a … Continue reading

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The wet and the dry: Niagara Falls and Big Bend

    The volume Big Big includes the story “Big Bend,” awarded the 2001 Flanner O’Connor Award for Short Fiction. The Holland Hotel is across the road from the train station in Alpine, TX, Amtrak’s stop for Big Bend. You’ll need a … Continue reading

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ANOTHER REASON TO HAVE A PROSTATE EXAM

Republished from a tweet by Helen @Hells4Heroes

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EVA KAPITAN, NOVELIST, PUBLISHER, JOYOUS LAUGHER, DIED APRIL 4, 2018

Author of the novels Lovers, Grapes and Crimes and Murder at the Wine Cask Inn, also proprietor of A Few Good Books Publishing, Eva selected quotations to appear on A Few Good Books Publishing web page that tell more about her than I could … Continue reading

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