The Abode of Bliss: Ten Stories for Adam by Alex Jeffers
Approx. 90,720 words.
Published on July 22, 2011 by
A bilingual childhood and youth in cosmopolitan İstanbul, city of the world's desire, and the Aegean resort of Bodrum. A bewildering trip by ship and train and jet across Europe and the Atlantic to college in America, that strange and terrifying country. Friendships, passionate affairs, one-night stands—a richly dissatisfying erotic education. A wedding, a death, an act of violence.