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By Jay Rusovich

"Urban Dystrophy is an element memoir, half manifesto at the middle-aged man's fight to find actual love in a global full of very unlikely expectancies: to preserve-if now not actually then no less than in convincing appearance-one's formative years, relevance, and funds. by way of turns derisive and weak, Rusovich provides a thought-provoking homily at the impaired nourishment of the city soul."
- Chris Cander, writer of eleven tales and Whisper Hollow

In this searing and infrequently hilarious testimony, Jay Rusovich blows the lid off of a really deepest and particular demographic the place everyone seems to be a commodity, and every little thing is on the market to the top bidder.

Urban Dystrophy isn't the stuff of romance novels. during this global, funds and gear are typically leveraged opposed to formative years and wonder, and romance is in basic terms a sequence of equations in an never-ending ceremony of passage. beginning with the genesis of this approach, together with his personal, and following it via an never-ending litany of perverse manifestations, Rusovich paints an image of prosperous middle-aged women and men suffering to keep up relevance at any rate, whereas trying to find love and that means within the ruins of the very lifestyles they created.

Brutally sincere, racy, and unapologetic, city Dystrophy will continue readers engaged - and amused - for hours.

To the typical individual, this booklet will encounter as a parody of city existence.

It isn't really.

That's the quite humorous part.

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