In writing 'Idlewild,' author James Frankie Thomas discovered his own trans nature
Workshopping the book at the Iowa Writers Workshop revealed to Thomas the trans nature of one of his characters as well as himself.
The cover of “Idlewild” by James Frankie Thomas. (Courtesy)
Book excerpt: ‘Idlewild’
By James Frankie Thomas
Excerpt from the new novel “Idlewild” by James Frankie Thomas published by The Overlook Press © 2023.
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