Dale Moll is a retired construction professional with an M. Ed. Degree (English) from the University of Missouri – St. Louis. He lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Currently, a second novel is a work in progress.
Title by Dale Moll
Only the Grass Suffers
Released: October 2021
Only the Grass Suffers is a drama of unsettled love and conflicting desires within the fabric of two families.
Jack Llewellyn and Michael Carlisle are adversaries whose worlds collide because of the betrayal of one woman and the deception of another. As the summer of 2018 unfolds, a suicide and a jarring revelation intensify their conflict. Each has their own motivation as they travel to the door of a distant convent, seeking reassurance and resolution, only to find bitterness and denial.
A local factory strike in Cottage Grove brings another collision of egos and claims collateral damage. The fate of the families and the strike’s darkened effect on their hometown converge by novel’s end to illustrate a life lesson worth discovering.