Paul Ransom talks about his non-fiction book The Pointless Revolution! (published by Everytime Press) and his coming-of-middle-age novel The Last Summer of Hair (out now from Truth Serum Press) to Eco Voice. "Ransom reveals that both books are about navigating the difficult terrain of self, mortality and meaning." Find the article at Eco Voice by clicking … Continue reading Towards a Less Scary Future – The Pointless Revolution!
“This book is written so seamlessly, it is as though it was written in one breath. The characters are so intimately known and flawlessly captured - as though the greater part of them live on outside the frame. Only an author who has truly digested the meaning of each character's trajectory could write this way. … Continue reading “seamlessly written” – ‘The Last Summer of Hair’ review
"Just finished The Last Summer of Hair. It was so beautiful and evocative. Every paragraph was a pleasure to read. Paul Ransom manages to draw the reader through the book the same way a mystery does, and yet the end was so simple, so everyday. Ransom has captured something very real and authentic about middle … Continue reading ‘The Last Summer of Hair’ – “beautiful and evocative”
Today is the official release day of The Last Summer of Hair, the “late-coming-of-age” novel by Paul Ransom. This day was chosen, equinox, because of its tie-in with the book’s plot and its astronomic and metaphoric significance. The balance of light and dark, the beauty of eternal flux and great cycles; and of the liberty … Continue reading ‘The Last Summer of Hair’ by Paul Ransom is released