'Flying Foxes' is a witty and bittersweet story exploring a gay man’s relationship with his mentally ill brother.
The story follows the narrator’s attempts to deal with the numerous responsibilities that he has, all the while admiring the flying foxes that seem to have followed them throughout their lives.
'Flying Foxes' is a thought-provoking and insightful look into a relationship between two brothers.
Spineless Wonders is proud to offer this series of twelve beautifully-written digital long stories selected for us by award-winning Australian author, Michael McGirr. To find out more, go to shortaustralianstories.com.au
short_story short_Australian_stories Spineless_Wonders Jane_Skelton fiction mental_illness mental_illness_sexuality brothers relationships childhood gay_fiction Australian_fiction Michael_McGirr_Selects Language: English / Published: 07 July 2015
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