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By Bob Shacochis

Bob Shacochis, writer of the seriously acclaimed novel The girl Who misplaced Her Soul, and nationwide publication Award winning-author of such books as Swimming within the Volcano, effortless within the Islands, and The subsequent New World, hones his nonfiction abilities during this travel de strength romp in the course of the worlds of consuming and eroticism. Domesticity is an irreverent exploration of the candy and bitter evolution of the iconic romance among writer and lover. during this dating, Shacochis remains at domestic and chefs, all of the whereas reflecting at the ups and downs of a romantic partnership, the relationship among middle and belly, and the way the crazed lust of youngster evolves into unavoidably settling down and, good, easily making dinner.

Shacochis's delectable musings on monogamy, emotional and actual separations, canines, occupation alterations, the strain of the vacations, the aesthetics of nutrients, relocating, intercourse and seafood, friendships, writings and the angst over who's going to do the dishes are deftly folded into seventy-five recipes, 1/2 them of the author's personal construction. Guilelessly hilarious, and ever enjoyable, Domesticity is Shacochis's social gathering of a lifestyles spent in proximity to the boiling aspect. Guilelessly hilarious, and ever enjoyable, Domesticity is a party of a existence spent in proximity to the boiling aspect, a "prose stew" of audacious candor, a culinary valentine for fans of literature.

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