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ISBN: 9780864929198-12


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Jesus on the Mainline


From: Touch Anywhere to Begin


The essay “Jesus on the Mainline” reflects on the author’s recovery from a stroke, his time in the hospital, religion, his new roommate Jim and the accident which paralysed him, and their shared connection to the city of Fredericton.



Mark Anthony Jarman

Mark Anthony Jarman is the author of six books of fiction and two travel books, Touch Anywhere to Begin and Ireland’s Eye, a finalist for an American Independent Publishers’ Award. His short-story collection 19 Knives won the ReLit Award and was praised by A.S. Byatt in the Guardian as “brilliant. The writing is extraordinary, the stories are gripping, it is something new.”