Category Archives: Nick Burd

The Vast Fields of Ordinary

Nick Burd, May 2009. As the story opens, Dade is quasi-dating (it’s really just sex) a jerk named Pablo, who’s known as the Sexican because of his exploits with women, not men.  He’s so far in the closet he lets … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, black, college, gay male, gay-bashing, latina/o, lesbian, mystery, Nick Burd, queer protagonist, realistic, secondary queer character, surprise queer character | Leave a comment