"A moving meditation on loss and memory and the rendering of truth and story."
~The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
"Provocative, electric, occasionally heart-rending, occasionally hilarious, but always thoughtful and essential.”
~Dinty W. Moore, author of Between Panic & Desire
"Just the kind of story a shaman might have used, once upon a time, to unite the tribes again."
~Adam Elenbaas, Reality Sandwich
"Powerful and haunting . . . a gusty and innovative addition to regional literature."
National Book Critics Circle Notable Book
Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction
Thomas and Lillie D. Chaffin Award for Appalachian Writing
The Linda Bruckheimer Series in Kentucky Literature
The Lit Life 2008 Novel of the Year
Look for a new novel COMING SOON!