West Virginia by Joe Halstead

By Joe Halstead

When Jamie Paddock learns of his father's suicide, stories of his formative years in West Virginia come roaring again. one of many few humans in his city to ever make it out, Jamie’s residing in manhattan urban now, constructing advertising movies for YouTube, suffering to put in writing and partying much — all whereas suppressing the accessory that provides him away. Spurred by way of a creative interest surrounding his silent and personal father, Jamie is going domestic, staying along with his disabled mom and sister of their trailer, with ease positioned among Walmarts. consistently poorer than the neighborhood coal miners, Jamie's relations is determined by welfare, however it is the secret of his father’s suicide that might aid outline Jamie’s identification and doubtless make a decision even if he leaves West Virginia for good.

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