Rudy Dallmann is a 40 year old gay man, living an isolated life in Massachusetts as a self-employed gardener. Nearly twenty years ago, he was savagely assaulted by two teenagers shortly after leaving a gay bar. Rudy never reported the crime, but it still haunts him, even now. What triggered theses two young boys to assault him in such a way? Where are they now? What kind of men did they become? Rudy’s best friend Tex pushes and prods until Rudy finally gives in and begins the emotionally tolling search to find some answers and perhaps, hopefully, finally, move on.
The Scar Letters is the meandering narrative of Rudy, a man constantly questioning the motives of himself and others. Wondering the eternal what-if’s of life. The meandering style flows well with the main character and truly suits the