driftwood houses
"As tangy as Key lime pie."
"Wry and tender."
"As offbeat as the place itself."
A retired postal worker falls head
over heels for a Japanese porn star.

A Cuban refugee discovers a mind-
boggling secret about his benefactor.

A high school virgin falls prey to the
local rake.

A navy wife takes to writing stories
to comprehend her infidelity.

An alcoholic, lesbian writing teacher
takes in a homeless, street-wise
teen and faces her ambivalent love
for her wayward son.
A repentant pedophile confronts his
past and gets even with an old friend.

A med student drops out to sail with
his salty-dog mentor and faces dad.

A gorgeous Seminole falls for the
charms of an Iranian ex-patriot.

That Iranian resorts to desperate
measures to extract himself from the
porn business.

A boxing champion contends with his
spiritual beliefs to save a beauty
queen.
Ten stories,Ten dreams:  in the tradition of Florida fiction,
a novel-like sequence, filled with surprises, laughs and tears.  It's ironic,
downright creepy in spots, slices of Key West life that end with the
transcendental power of the human spirit.
To purchase Driftwood Houses in print go to www.createspace/3545836 (a division of
AMAZON). This book is a second edition, formerly entitled:  
Key West: A Story Sequence.
ISBN:  9 781456 530785, 204 pages  (61,000 words)