Bonfire of sole

Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
About the author John Bryson
John Bryson is an author and former lawyer. His books include Whoring Around and Evil Angels, which chronicled the story of Lindy Chamberlain’s trial for murder.
 

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