Describes the story—part myth and part reality—of wild parrots living in the streets of Brooklyn, New York.
Peter Selgin’s Drowning Lessons won the 2007 Flannery O’Connor Award. He has also written a novel, two books on fiction craft. His memoir, Confessions of a Left-Handed Man, was short-listed for the William Saroyan Prize. He teaches at Antioch University and is Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Georgia College & State University.