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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks Mechanics homosexual intercourse telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercourse 3. The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercoursea radical map of shortcomings in our daily experiences in the form of a debut story collection, presents thematically related windows into serious emotional trouble and monstrous love.

Lonely Christopher is the author of several poetry chapbooks and is a contributor to the poetry volume Into Seven Circles Press. His plays have been published, staged in New York City and internationally, and released in Mandarin translation. His fiction Mechanics homosexual intercourse Pratt Institute's Thesis Award. He is a founding member of the small press The Corresponding Society and an editor of its biannual journal Correspondence.

He lives in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Paperback1st Editionpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercourseplease sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercourse. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Mar 07, Rebecca McNutt rated it it was amazing Shelves: Don't be put off by the title, this collection of short stories is more about love and human emotion and psychology than it is about sex. This collection of vignettes and poetic short tales reveal both darkness and Mechanics homosexual intercourse, and it's truly a book worth reading.

Jun 21, Ben Arzate rated it really liked it Shelves: Full Review The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercourse is a mixed bag, but I believe it does more right than it does wrong. Even though some of his experiments fail, it shows that Lonely Christopher clearly has talent and is willing to Mechanics homosexual intercourse the boundaries of what literature can do.

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And indeed, that's the main excitement of an iconoclastic series like this in the first place, is the uneven nature of the books that are picked, with some that stick with you in a cultishly obsessive way and some that simply fall flat; and although I acknowledge that Mechanics homosexual intercourse will likely be the former with a lot of readers out there, it was unfortunately the latter with me, a book that felt just a tad Mechanics homosexual intercourse pretentious and forced for my tastes, deliberately obtuse prose-poems that make little narrative sense and that are obviously designed primarily for back-of-pub live performances in the middle of the night, exactly Christopher's background as a writer.

Although it will intensely appeal to some, it just didn't do it for me, and gets only a limited recommendation today, specifically to readers who are already fans of slam poetry, "Sister Spit" style monologues, and the like. Sep 04, cat rated it it was ok Shelves: How do you pass up a book on the library shelf that loudly proclaims it's title as The Mechanics of Homosexual Intercourse?

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Unfortunately the title was the best part of the book for me. It is a book that, as another Goodreader summarized in his review for the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography [cclapcenter.

And Mechanics homosexual intercourse, that's the main excitement of an iconoclastic series like this in the first place, is the uneven nature of the books that are picked, with some that stick with you in a cultishly obsessive way and some that simply fall flat; Mechanics homosexual intercourse although I acknowledge that Intercourse will likely be the former with a lot of readers out there, it was unfortunately the latter with me, a book that felt just a tad too pretentious and forced for my tastes, deliberately obtuse prose-poems that make little narrative sense.

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Aug 19, ness rated it it was amazing. Lonely Christopher's name and picture make him seem like a character from one of his own stories. Jul 27, George Ilsley rated it did not like it Shelves: I tried, I really tried.

Just couldn't do it. I tried to read each story. Each Mechanics homosexual intercourse I tried to read.

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I started reading each story, but only the last, White Dogs, did I read almost all of. Even that story I skipped through. FYI, Lonely, green peppers are not kept in the supermarket's "freezer".

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