by Carlos Greaves
With all of the debate surrounding my new novel, Memoirs of the Middle-Aged White Lady, i needed to set aside a second to create the record right about this book to my intentions, also to show my complete shock and dissatisfaction at its bad reception.
Whenever I attempted to compose this novel, which occurs in Iowa and centers around 46-year-old Meradyth Spensir along with her 8-year-old son Chab, my objective was to shed light on the battles that white middle-aged ladies in America face вЂ” struggles that we, a 28-year-old Latino guy, donвЂ™t understand much about but we would imagine are pretty tough. And also as far as IвЂ™m stressed, we freaking nailed it.
First of all, my publisher, whom additionally is actually Latino, positively liked it, along side everybody else i’ve delivered copies for the guide to. Ricky Martin called it вЂњa literary triumph.вЂќ Antonio Banderas composed, вЂњCarlos writes about being white and middle-aged and a lady the method no one else in the usa can.вЂќ And David Ortiz said, вЂњThis novel is really so completely authentic.Read More›