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A Quilted Heart

by (author) R.M. Vaughan

Insomniac Press
Initial publish date
May 1998
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    Publish Date
    May 1998
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When Marsh Cole's body is found in Samson Brindle's pool, who's to blame? Was it suicide, or the vengeful ghost of Sylvian Oulette?From acclaimed poet and playwright R.M. Vaughan comes the story of three neurotic gay men who fall in love and proceed to torture each other to death -- a twisted fable about love, jealousy, murder, and talking back from the grave.

About the author

RM Vaughan is a Toronto-?based writer and video artist originally from New Brunswick. His books include the poetry collections A Selection of Dazzling Scarves and Invisible to Predators, the novel A Quilted Heart, the play Camera, Woman and the novel Spells (ECW). Vaughan was the 1994-?95 Playwright in Residence at Buddies in Bad Times, and he writes about art and culture for a wide range of publications.

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Editorial Reviews

"A murder-mystery-ghost-story-romance that manages to subvert all the traps of such genres." -- Daniel MacIvor"It's exquisitely written -- something Henry James might have written if he were an out-of-the-closet Canadian." -- NOW Magazine

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