The Dying Of Mortimer Post
A tortured soul spends a lifetime struggling to make sense of a senseless world. Mortimer Post is the quintessential product of late 1960's America. A college-bound physics major from a good family, he is engaged to his high-school sweetheart and is at the forefront of the American dream. That is, until twelve short minutes mark the end of his living and the beginning of his dying. But some deaths...
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: L & L Dreamspell (April 15, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 5026894
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“The first half of this book is a good war novel, shades of WEB Griffin. But it really shines in the second half -- detailing a man's fall from grace and complete corruption in the bowels of the LAPD. Ozeroff has a commanding knowledge of police cultu...”
are slower than others, and Mortimer's takes a lifetime to complete. Spanning four of America's most significant decades, The Dying of Mortimer Post takes the reader from the protagonist's coming of age in the Pocono Mountains to the massacre of Vietnamese civilians at My Lai. After the searing end of his military career, the reader accompanies Mortimer on a nationwide quest for understanding and healing. On this journey of discovery, he finds both happiness and sorrow in the backwoods of rural Mississippi, then a much darker side of himself on the unforgiving streets of Los Angeles. Only when he has lost everything and is finally ready for the release of death, does Mortimer discover he already has the one thing he's spent a lifetime seeking, and with it, the chance to finally live again.