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Peter Schutes (1896-1981) left Harvard to serve in France during World War I. His dishonorable discharge landed a California State Hospital, where they tried to treat his homosexuality with ice baths and shock treatments. The experience left scars that took years to heal. He escaped by feigning a "miracle conversion" to heterosexuality.
He did not begin writing until he found a typewriter at a Montana bunkhouse in the early 1950's. He found catharsis and psychological healing through his short stories and novels that depicted micro-worlds where love and sex between men were natural and free. His graphic language and taboo topics kept his work banned everywhere outside Denmark until the landmark Memoirs vs Massachusetts (Fanny Hill) ruling that led to an explosion in American gay porn. Peter's prolific volumes of steamy men's tales, were some of the finest literature to grace the shelves of dirty bookstores.
PS Publishers are honored to represent this true artist, whose unwavering, unapologetic voice still rings loud and clear in the 21st Century.