Run Me Dusk

Publication Date

Summer 2018

Advisor(s) - Committee Chair

David Bell (Director), Rebbecca Brown, Christopher Lewis

Degree Program

Department of English

Degree Type

Master of Fine Arts


This is a full-length novel with a critical afterward. Run Me Dusk is a falling-out of love narrative about twenty-seven-year-old Milo who, after being broken up with by his boyfriend Red, flees from Illinois back to his hometown in southwestern Colorado to meditate on his place and purpose in life. The themes covered in this book are gay relationships, family relationships, mortality, and the natural world.


Creative Writing | English Language and Literature | Fiction | Fine Arts | Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies