By Emanuel Xavier

Mikey is a lively yet self-destructive survivor of sexual abuse, a homosexual Latino local New Yorker stuck someplace among Catholic guilt and membership child decadence trying to slot in as a part of a kin. as an alternative, Mikey delves right into a demimonde of petty thieves, prostitutes, and pushers. Haunted by way of a father that Mikey hasn't ever met, a tough youth, ordinary nightmares, the truth of dying, and Christ, the tale unfolds in the course of the eighty s and ninety s following him on his trip via a desirable international choked with Santeros, transsexuals and voguing queens.

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