Up brilliant I find this book to be beautifully written sincere and heartfelt It must have been very cathartic for the author to be able to pour out his. Everal failed suicide attemptsAbandoned by his family Michel was homeless at the age of 15 left to fend for himself in a trailer park in a new city Taken back by his family after 6 months despite a very public suicide attempt only to be thrown out of the house a year later when he was pushed out of the clos.
An amazing heart string tugging life story no writing experience my bum Michel has a pure talent his style inda reminds me of Chelsea handler STRAIGHT. Being born gay isn't easy for anyone but being born gay in a homophobic family in the 1970's made it difficult for Michel Physically and mentally abused by his family and school bullies he had to learn to grow a thick skin to eep from going crazy The constant torment from everyone around him drove him to
Heart about his life and write about a uasi Dickensian childhood with a dysfunctional family in denial and his triumph over itI highly recommend this book. Et by his motherMolested raped beat up and tossed aside Michel felt like life was only going to get worse Addicted to drugs and alcohol he cried out for help but nobody would listen that was until he finally met his soul mate He no longer sought self destruction because he new life was going to start getti.
Michel McDonald currently lives in Bakersfield with his life partner They have been together since 1994 He enjoys playing video games reading spending time on the computer watching TV and doing crafts when he can