A Very Tall Summer

Now available from Amazon.


It was a very tall summer in 1957, and I’ll tell you why:
Old homesteads were set afire for no good reason, and the smoke and the dust eclipsed any kindness that may have had a chance to grow. I do recall the anger that slid in the smoky heat, uncoiling like a snake, waiting to strike…

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Steven Baird

Writer, amateur photographer, ad compositor and chicken herder.

13 thoughts on “A Very Tall Summer”

  1. Thank you, Diana. I was actually still making small changes until 8:30 last night. BTW, you were the last person to buy Handsome, and the first for Summer, so I hope that’s a good sign. Regardless, I appreciate all the encouragement and enthusiasm you’ve shown for this book, and my writing in general. I can’t overstate how much that means to me. 🙂

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      1. Thank you, Diana, for your generosity and kindness. I’ve tentatively started something new that’s captured my interest. Creativity never goes away, in spite of my best objections. Your review is very encouraging and appreciated. 🙂

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