author http://wmuk.org en A memoir about murder, surfing, and that complex relationship we have with our parents http://wmuk.org/post/memoir-about-murder-surfing-and-complex-relationship-we-have-our-parents <p>Author and Western Michigan University alum Kelly Daniels will read from his memoir <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Cloudbreak-California-Kelly-Daniels/dp/0983476454"><em>Cloudbreak California</em></a> on Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. at <a href="http://www.michigannews.biz/Upcoming-Events.htm">Michigan News Agency</a> in Kalamazoo. <em>Cloudbreak California </em>begins with Daniels’ father who confesses to murdering a man and then disappears. Then the story follows Daniels as he travels to places like Mexico and Guatemala, living simply, meeting colorful characters, and searching for a story to write.</p><p> Mon, 20 May 2013 19:34:46 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 5256 at http://wmuk.org A memoir about murder, surfing, and that complex relationship we have with our parents 'Hold It 'Till It Hurts' by T. Geronimo Johnson http://wmuk.org/post/hold-it-till-it-hurts-t-geronimo-johnson <p>What do combat trauma, male coming-of-age, family, racial identity and out-of-race adoption have in common? They’re the central themes of <em>Hold It ‘til It Hurts</em>, the debut novel by T-Geronimo Johnson.</p><p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:49:00 +0000 Earlene McMichael 2011 at http://wmuk.org 'Hold It 'Till It Hurts' by T. Geronimo Johnson