The Old Men Who Row Boats and Other Stories
2021 FAPA President’s Award: Gold :Anthology/Collection
In this collection of stories on love and loss, hopes and dreams, and memory and regret, David Joseph’s prose resonates in an authentic and convincing manner. His writing possesses an ability to convey real emotion through compelling, simple language, human interaction, and small moments. The collection, which is set in the Iberian Peninsula, carries the weight of the author’s sincerity throughout. In an effort to bind us as humans, the characters in these stories experience extraordinary moments within the confines of ordinary lives.