Birth Story

Eric LeMay

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Eric LeMay is the author of four books. He is on the faculty of the writing program at Ohio University and is also a host on the New Books Network. He lives in Athens, Ohio.

Provincetown, MA

In Provincetown, the sun sets and rises against the ocean. In Provincetown, where the Mayflower landed and where gay men and women have created a haven for themselves for decades, my wife and I had our honeymoon. We were, we found, both interlopers and pilgrims, both scorned and welcomed. We watched the sun rise. We watched it set. We started the rest of our lives.