Montello Public Library

Danger, man working, writing from the heart, the gut, and the poison ivy patch, Michael Perry - (ebook)

"A collection of previously published magazine pieces and essays by Michael Perry. Sources include Backpacker, Outside, Runner's World, Men's Health, No Depression, Oxford American, Best American Science Writing, Wisconsin Trails, Encyclopedia of the Midwest, Minnesota Monthly, liner notes from Blind Boys of Alabama album I'll Find A Way, Wisconsin Humanities Council newsletter."--Provided by publisher
Table of contents
Men among men -- Shock and awe -- My daughter's father -- Mushing -- Mike is a nurse -- The not-so handyman -- Tim McGraw: real good bad example -- New Year's resolution: meet Mills at the widowmaker -- Musky hunting -- Why men get a bang out of guns -- Alive, dead, and in between -- Health secrets from the morgue -- Human popsicles -- Puking -- Mike is sweaty -- Mike eats beans -- Mike goes metrosexual -- Poison ivy where? -- That ears ringing thing -- Teetotal -- Like mother, like son -- Working -- A philosopher for the rest of us -- Faith and music -- Greg Brown: hallelujah anyway -- King pleasure -- Molly and the heymakers -- Letter to Lightnin' Hopkins -- The power and the glory -- Running the river righteous -- Sublimation: the Blind Boys of Alabama
Literary form
non fiction
1st edition.
Physical description
x, 227 pages, 21 cm

Library Locations

  • Montello Public Library

    Montello Public Library 128 Lake Court, Montello, WI, 53949, US