A Place Like This: A Memoir
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A Place Like This: A Memoir

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Once you've won a car on a game show, been an actor, owned a phone sex company, been infected with HIV, slept with a movie icon and developed a drug addiction, you've pretty much done the Hollywood thing. In this true, first-person account of the 1980's, Los Angeles transforms an all-American boy from an actor in commercials plugging fast food to a gay phone line worker pu...more
Paperback, 196 pages
Published October 19th 2007 by iUniverse
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Fabián H. Ríos Rubino
Thank you, Mark S. King. Myself, I had to go through several of the same experiences, at the same places, at about the same time. I felt I was reading about stuff I'm afraid to think about unless I'm doing it in the company of an old friend or brother. Gracias.

PS: I remember so well that Halloween in LA the weekend after someone had tragically been killed by a Cristo umbrella. And the customs it'd inspired! :)
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