A Love Like Blood

A Love Like Blood

by Victor Yates


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ISBN-13: 9780692553312
Publisher: Hillmont Press
Publication date: 11/12/2015
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.46(d)

About the Author

Victor Yates was raised in Jacksonville, Florida and now lives in Los Angeles. His work has appeared in Windy City Times, Edge, and The Voice. His first novel, A Love Like Blood, won the 2016 Lambda Literary Award for Debut Fiction. As a graduate of the Creative Writing program at Otis College, he is the recipient of an Ahmanson Foundation grant. He is the winner of the Elma Stuckey Writing Award (1st place in poetry) at Morehouse College. He received an Oprah Winfrey Scholarship and appeared on Oprah's Surprise Spectacular show. Two of his poems were included in the anthology, For Colored Boys, which was edited by Keith Boykin. The book won the American Library Association's Stonewall Book Award. Also, he has taught writing workshops at the University of Southern California, Job Corps, Whaley Middle School, Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy, Camp Hollywood Heart, and Models of Pride.

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