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A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel by James Howard Kunstler

By James Howard Kunstler

“In the autumn of 1967, a schlemiel named Don Bessemer from brief Pump, Virginia, bought me pregnant. good, ok, I bought myself pregnant along with his counsel. I fell for this superficial clod one wet October afternoon after we have been the single consumers in a hole-in-the-wall referred to as Café Ludovico off Astor position. . . .”
So starts off the adventure into maturity of 19-year-old Erica “Pooh” (as in Winnie the) Bollinger from Oyster Bay, new york. She’s a sophomore at NYU and not anything is operating in the market. She’s knocked up. She hates the town. The Vietnam conflict is making the USA loopy, let alone the sit-com looniness of daily life at the home-front. Pooh desperately desires out. She hears a few magical position up in Vermont the place you could depart all this crap at the back of, a commune known as dawn Village based via the mysterious, charismatic determine recognized within the hippie underground merely as “Songbird.” possibly she should pass up there and payment the placement out. . . .

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