The Erotic Fire of the Unattainable: Aphorisms on Love, Art, and the Vicissitudes of Life by Gay WalleyThe Erotic Fire of the Unattainable: Aphorisms on Love, Art, and the Vicissitudes of Life by Gay Walley

The Erotic Fire of the Unattainable: Aphorisms on Love, Art, and the Vicissitudes of Life

byGay Walley

Hardcover | January 27, 2015

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In The Erotic Fire of the Unattainable, author Gay Walley weaves love with life, art with making a living, and inspiration with the banal realities of daily life. The book shows how passion is to be found in every moment, none the least in a passion for independence. Beginning with "Why Women Fight Pirates," Walley covers such disparate topics as "The Disappointments of Infidelity," "Talk in Love," "Writers," "Work and Its Punishments," "The Importance of the Argument," "The Ocean," and "New York," finishing with "Deathbed."

This unflinching book of aphorisms describes a journey through an artist's mind, taking us outside the usual confines, to lovers and ex-husbands, traveling, solitude, money and the importance of rebellion.
Gay Walley has published short stories and a novel, Strings Attached, which was a finalist for the Pirate's Alley/Faulkner, Capricorn, and Paris Book Festival awards. Two other novels, Lost in Montreal and Duet, are scheduled for publication in 2014. A film of The Erotic Fire of the Unattainable is currently under production, starring ...
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Title:The Erotic Fire of the Unattainable: Aphorisms on Love, Art, and the Vicissitudes of LifeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 7 × 5 × 0.98 inPublished:January 27, 2015Publisher:Skyhorse Publishing Inc.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:162914651X

ISBN - 13:9781629146515

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