If I Knew the Way, I Would Take You Home by Dave Housley

By Dave Housley

A KISS cover-band chief wondering a fertility-driven felony act, a boy observing his hair-metal dad look for love on fact television, a quiet teenage metalhead stumbling into her personal voice whereas trailing her former roadie father—these are the characters looking solution, tempering expectancies, and sometimes discovering grace and the honour and energy to head on. Dave Housley's assortment examines the quiet desperation and low triumphs of growing to be up and getting old throughout the prism of music.

Dave Housley's paintings has seemed in Hobart, Mid-American Review, Nerve, and in other places. A founding editor of Barrelhouse Magazine, this is often his 3rd book.

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