Mark Merlis is an American writer, author of the novels American Studies and An Arrow’s Flight. His new novel JD is coming soon from the University of Wisconsin Press. His work has won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Ferro-Grumley Award for distinction in gay writing. Bob Ashe retired as an executive of Janssen Pharmaceuticals, part of Johnson & Johnson. They live in Philadelphia, where they were married on June 13, 2014. “We met in Leon’s, a dive bar in Baltimore, in 1982. Each of us was cruising someone else; each of us struck out; it was last call. We saw each other and thought, ‘This will do for one night.’ We’ve been together ever since.”
Together since 1982: 32 years.
Bob Ashe (born January 2, 1954)
Mark Merlis (born March 9, 1950)
Married: June 13, 2014
Days of Love edited by Elisa Rolle
Release Date: September 21, 2014
CreateSpace Store: https://www.createspace.com/4910282
Amazon (print): http://www.amazon.com/dp/1500563323/?tag=elimyrevandra-20
Amazon (kindle): http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00MZG0VHY/?tag=elimyrevandra-20
This journal is friends only. This entry was originally posted at http://reviews-and-ramblings.dreamwidth.org/4935827.html. If you are not friends on this journal, Please comment there using OpenID.