During one sleepless night, the night of All Saints Day before the dawn of the Day of the Dead, the protagonist of this powerful vella wrestles with a cast of inner demons. The ghosts of the dead are never far away - whether dead relatives or dead philosophers. How far they can help him resolve the existential pain occasioned by lost love we find out, as we go through the night with him, witnessing his struggle to understand his experience
Manu Bazzano is an author, lecturer and psychotherapist. He lives in London, UK.