Kay Gabriel: A Queen in Bucks County

In ‘A Queen in Bucks County’, our protagonist Turner, who both is and is not the writer, makes his pleasurable way through miserable space. Men “buy him things,” lovers drive across state lines, users down volatile cocktails to see what happens, landlords turn tenants out, and Turner writes poetic tracts to friends about it. Part pornography, part novel, all love letter, ‘A Queen in Bucks County’ is an experiment in turning language upside down to see what falls out.