In the nine stories of Let's Do, various calamities strike ordinary Midwesterners, who cope with a mixture of good intentions and ineptitude. Balancing humor with painful clarity, author Rebecca Meacham pulls readers into the lives of characters who struggle with - and more often against - change.But who would have dreamed of using a vacuum for such a purpose? Who looked at a hose and a ... Not one old man on daytime television is capable of fixing a thing. Fed up, he finds ... fooling with his mothera#39;s Electrolux, its body sleek and silvery as a flying saucer, its whirling, star-shaped brush. The first time he tookanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||University of North Texas Press - 2004|