The science fiction writer Damon Knight wrote once that writers were basically toads in childhood. They were the introverts, the loners, the less-than-handsome or beautiful children in school. Many of those toads gravitated to literature to read about better times and better worlds, he noted.
Big Cats opens with "Charlotte", in which a young girl with a broken pelvis spies on her voluptuous neighbor during a long, hot summer night, setting the tone of irrepressible curiosity and yearning that is evident throughout the collection. In "Get Away from Me, David", a bank manager tries to overcome his haunted past as he deals with the aftermath of a minor earthquake and the body of a customer who died in the lobby.
What happens if we decide to come out and confess who we really are and what we really like to do? Fortunately this book will provide you all the information you need to overcome a crisis situation if you are among the gay people in the world. If not then you should still keep going on with the lecture because you'll find a lot of interesting and accurate information about gay culture, what gay people represent, and what they experience every day.
"Science fiction at best"