by Carlos Greaves
With all the debate surrounding my brand brand new novel, Memoirs of a Middle-Aged White Lady, i needed to take the time to create the record right about my motives with this particular guide, and also to express my complete surprise and frustration at its bad reception.
Whenever I attempted to write this novel, which occurs in Iowa and centers around 46-year-old Meradyth Spensir and her 8-year-old son Chab, my objective would be to shed light regarding the struggles that white middle-aged feamales 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. So when far as IвЂ™m stressed, I freaking nailed it.
To begin with, my publisher, whom additionally is actually Latino, definitely enjoyed it, along side everybody else i’ve delivered copies associated with the guide to. Ricky Martin called it вЂњa literary triumph.вЂќ Antonio Banderas composed, вЂњCarlos writes about being white and middle-aged and a female the means no body else in the usa can.вЂќ And David Ortiz stated, вЂњThis novel is really so completely authentic. Continue reading “As a 28-year-old latino, iвЂ™m surprised My brand brand New Novel, Memoirs of the Middle-Aged White Lady, Has Been So Poorly Received”