Fierce Backbone presents the World Premiere of GENTLE PASSAGE By Paul Elliott with Ed Joswick Anna is a no-nonsense psychologist going for tenure, but to be granted tenure she must be published. Spearheading an ADHD research program was going to be her way to success. But due to her abrasive personality, she is removed from that project and put on a small Alzheimerís research program, testing the effects of a new drug. Her job is to interview patients and measure their cognitive powers. Itís a real step down for her and she hates everything about the project until she meets Joseph, an argumentative, sixty-five year old gay man, who isnít yet ready to die. Journeying back into his past and what heís had to endure to just survive, forces Anna to finally step out of her own limiting universe to care for someone other than herself, but it may already be too late for both of them.
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