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Dancing in Puddles

Daniel Riseman

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ISBN 10: 1456899422 / ISBN 13: 9781456899424
Published by Xlibris, Corp., 2011
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Title: Dancing in Puddles

Publisher: Xlibris, Corp.

Publication Date: 2011

Book Condition:Very Good

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Dancing in Puddles explores the emotional paralysis that strikes many young men when they're in college. Up until college, they have been brought up with a delusional sense of self, stemming from parents', teachers', and coaches' constant praise. They've experienced little constructive criticism and have had their lives managed by other people.

Jacob Feldman is a senior at the University of Michigan and is desperately searching for meaning in his life. He delves into religion, science, philosophy, and sexuality in an attempt to make greater sense of the world. Jacob's inability to live a carefree life leads to his taking real risks. His first bold move results in his working as a nude model. Jacob begins to question his relationship with his long-distance girlfriend. She's his first real love, and Jacob wonders about his lack of experience and need for other women. His best friend, a self-described nihilist, causes Jacob to think about life without her. Following graduation, Jacob moves out to Massachusetts to teach English. Even though the school is less than an hour away from his girlfriend's apartment, he refuses to live with her. Jacob soon grows tired of his life in suburbia and heads to San Francisco to meet up with his best friend. It is there that Jacob finds his life's real meaning.

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