Do Me: Tales of Sex and Love from Tin House

Do Me: Tales of Sex and Love from Tin House

by Win McCormack, Steve Almond
     
 

DO ME collects the smartest, sexiest fiction and essays from Tin House magazine. Denis Johnson, Miranda July, Elissa Schappell, Steven Millhauser and others explore sex from all angles: first moves, break-ups, blind gay cruises, furry conventions, married sex, bad sex, and more.
Do Me gathers the smartest, sexiest fiction and essays from the award-winning

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DO ME collects the smartest, sexiest fiction and essays from Tin House magazine. Denis Johnson, Miranda July, Elissa Schappell, Steven Millhauser and others explore sex from all angles: first moves, break-ups, blind gay cruises, furry conventions, married sex, bad sex, and more.
Do Me gathers the smartest, sexiest fiction and essays from the award-winning journal Tin House. In this collection, the stories do more than just titillate. Tin House authors explore sex from all angles: first moves, breakups, sex on blind gay cruises and at "furrie" conventions, married sex, bad sex, phone sex, and sex in pools, fun houses, Vegas hotels, and public parks. Hilarious and irreverent, Do Me puts a new spin on bedtime reading and is essential fare for those who crave food for the brain as well as the libido.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"You name it, you’ll find just about every form of sexual encounter between the pages of this collection."
New York Times

"These are masterful stories and essays, examples of Tin House literary magazine's excellent reputation."
Los Angeles Times

"Even as they delve into the darker side of relationships, each of them contains that spark of promise, of hope."
Ashleigh Lambert, InDigest magazine

"The authors maintain their cock-lock on the reader long after the climax."
Mellissa Lion, Bookslut

S. Kirk Walsh
…an eclectic literary anthology dedicated to sex in all its glorious—and not so glorious—iterations…Do Me…offers an entertaining if uneven read.
—The New York Times

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979419805
Publisher:
Tin House Books
Publication date:
11/28/2007
Pages:
250
Sales rank:
1,091,903
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Win McCormack is publisher and editor-in-chief of Tin House magazine. He has been in the magazine and book publishing business since 1976. He published Oregon Magazine from 1976 to 1988, and has also been involved in publishing Oregon Business, Oregon Home, Travel Oregon, Military History Quarterly, and Art and Auction magazines, and was involved in the start-up of Mother Jones. He is editor of the books Profiles of Oregon, Great Moments in Oregon History, and The Rajneesh Chronicles, and won a William Allen White award for his investigative coverage of the Rajneesh cult from 1982-1986. He writes on politics and wrote the article "Deconstructing the Election: Foucault, Derrida and GOP strategy," about the presidential election debacle in Florida in 2000, for the Nation. He holds a BA in Government from Harvard College and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon.

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