John Robert Lennon
JOHN ROBERT LENNON is the author of seven books, including Mailman, Castle, and Pieces for the Left Hand. He teaches writing at Cornell University.
The StudyBy John Robert Lennon
On a sunny fall day in 1977, my father stepped out of a bar and collapsed on the sidewalk, the victim of a cerebral hemorrhage, and for the rest of his life was confined to a wheelchair, his legs useless, his voice slurred.