By Alan D. Stamp

ISBN-10: 1514115743

ISBN-13: 9781514115749

Written within the form of a memoir, My lifestyles Underwater is an uplifting story a few younger guy from Port Arthur, Ontario who senses that his affinity for the water is not the merely factor that makes him consider assorted from others. Reflecting on his such a lot memorable reviews, he focuses totally on the years from 1975-79, as he rigorously strikes in the direction of self-acceptance.

At collage, he investigates the rising homosexual scene in Seventies Vancouver; befriends Lara, a hapless French scholar with an incredible urge for food and a fondness for making a song; encounters Mrs. McBride, his landlady who harbours an inspirational mystery and unexpectedly collides with Pete, an achingly good-looking agent who turns into an rare mystery lover. accidentally, he runs into Robby, a Master?s pupil and previous schoolmate with a poignant past.

Throughout the tale, water varieties a massive personality. aggressive swimming figures prominently because it is helping the narrator circulation from oppression and towards own liberation. Culminating in a countrywide swim meet in Montreal, swimming provides an exhilarating activities tale to the narrative.

A semi autobiographical novel, My existence Underwater weaves a chain of quirky coincidences and provides illuminating insights right into a younger man's coming-of-age tale.

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