An edgy crime thriller, set in Limerick, Ireland. Pure Mad is the story of Charlie Doyle, a private detective on the edge of madness as he investigates an adultery case with serious implications for his health.
This is the full-length 2009 manuscript for your enjoyment. You can purchase the print version online from Amazon.
For the briefest second I'd been ready to jump in the river, end it all.
'You're a waste of space, Charlie. Other than that, you're all right, man. You're all right.' I said this to my shim- mering reflection.
Funny how a few miniscule biochemical spasms in my brain make me consider killing myself. First time ever I almost did it. Bizarre shit.
Damn coming down.
My head hurts, standing there by the...