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By Charles Simmons

A brilliantly unique exam of the numerous features that make up a life—from delivery, up and over the hill, and into the wasteland of outdated age


A actually wonderful and unique paintings of fiction, Wrinkles is the tale of a lifestyles lived forty-four instances, from formative years to maturity to previous age. it's a tale of 1 guy, a author, who's born, who grows, who loves, who stops loving; who eats, sleeps, smokes, lies, boozes, cheats, regrets, has intercourse, has desires, and lives. briefly but in detail targeted chapters, every one masking a unmarried point of his existence from early life via outdated age, we get to understand this individual absolutely in the course of the small but telling incidents that make him who he's. He recalls the flavor of a cigarette, the texture of his military uniform, the smell of a lover, the unusual and unforeseen contact of a school professor’s hand, and such a lot of extra small reports that could by no means be shaken off.


At as soon as poignant, humorous, and troubling, Charles Simmons’s Wrinkles is a dissection of a standard life made notable via reflection—a excellent party of the not-so-simple act of being alive.

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