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Daniel Simpson is a journalist gone native. He threw away a career as a foreign correspondent, aghast at his paper’s pro-war propaganda.
Instead, he tried to start a Summer of Love. Renamed Raoul Djukanovic, he had visions of changing the Balkans with a music festival.
A Rough Guide to the Dark Side relates how that dream went spectacularly wrong, leaving him fried on drugs in a hunt for the meaning of life.
“A funny, angry and insightful indictment of modern media.”
“An uproarious story that has an important message.”
“Amazing … uses humor as Shakespeare did.”
“A courageous quest in pursuit of truth.”
“Like a suicide’s screaming spiral.”