The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld

The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld

A Memoir

Book - 2014?
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Justin Hocking lands in New York hopeful but adrift. He's jobless, unexpectedly overwhelmed and disoriented by the city, struggling with anxiety and obsession, and attempting to maintain a faltering long-distance relationship. As a man whose brand of therapy has always been motion, whether in a skate park or on a snowdrift, Hocking needs an outlet for his restlessness. Then he spies his first New York surfer hauling a board to the subway, and its not long before he's a member of the vibrant and passionate surfing community at Far Rockaway. But in the wake of a traumatic robbery incident, the dark undercurrents of his ocean-obsession pull him further and further out on his own night sea journey
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2014?]
ISBN: 9781555976699
1555976697
Characteristics: 266 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm

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