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As They Say  [message #74690] Sun, 12 August 2018 22:50 Go to next message
timmy   United Kingdom

Has no life at all
Location: UK, in Devon
Registered: February 2003
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Am I alone in finding this insight into the teenage mind fascinating?

The writing is eccentric at times because English is not the author's native tongue, but that adds to its lilting charm. I can put myself firmly in our hesitant hero's shoes, too. I'd like to have read this when I was 13.

And that, precisely that, is why I started this site

Author of Queer Me! Halfway Between Flying and Crying - the true story of life for a gay boy in the Swinging Sixties in a British all male Public School
Re: As They Say  [message #74775 is a reply to message #74690] Tue, 21 August 2018 20:24 Go to previous message
luvtwinks is currently offline  luvtwinks   United States

Toe is in the water

Registered: August 2018
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I loved this story! Adam's mind worked exactly the same as mine did at that age. I even had a similar experience except for the really "fun" parts. Long story involving "helicopter parents" who put a stop to it. Sad
But I digress... I was a bit disappointed with the ending though. It did leave an opportunity for a sequel, and I hope the author takes advantage of it. Smile
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