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By John Waters

To me, undesirable flavor is what leisure is all approximately. If a person vomits looking at certainly one of my movies, it really is like getting a status ovation. hence starts John Waters's autobiography. And what a narrative it truly is. starting along with his upbringing in Baltimore ("Charm urban" as dubbed via the vacationer board; the "hairdo capital of the area" as dubbed by means of Waters), it covers his friendship along with his muse and major woman, Divine, special debts of ways Waters made his first video clips, tales of the circle of friends/actors he utilized in those motion pictures, and eventually the "sort-of reputation" he achieves in the United States. Complementing the textual content are dozens of amazing outdated images of Waters and group. here's a real love letter from a mythical filmmaker to his buddies, family members, and fans.

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