Forever Across the Marsh by Jeff Pearson
Simply put, there is nothing like this novel. It is a series of short stories woven together as part of a powerful, meaningful tale. The humor makes it stand out. The rest makes it stand alone. By the end, you will laugh and you will cry and you will look at life differently.
About the book: Life is crazy. A sense of humor helps us get through it. This novel explores the humor and meaning of some of life’s struggles—both big and small.
Melvin Scott is a family man, determined to become rich. Without a plan, he leaves the military and moves to a small town near Savannah to make it on his own. In his new home, Mel encounters nonstop chaos. Finally, his opportunity to get rich arrives but a bully from his childhood gets in the way. Outside of Savannah rests a never-ending stretch of pristine marsh that has not yet been spoiled by mankind. Mel learns that there are unseen reasons why it has remained untouched. It is all part of a beautiful curse.
Join Mel in his adventures—both serious and hilarious.