In Paris, the refuge of all scorned artists, Alexandre Guilbert struggles to live a bohemian life, skirting the fringes of madness, living on charity and helping others, indulging every whim from cross-dressing to public nudity. Painter and photographer, husband and lover, creator and destroyer, his excesses and extravagances border on the absurd. His need for identity without personality inspires the outrage of proper society, and he cannot survive his own freedom. But will he leave a legacy, despite all efforts to the contrary?
To complement the novel The Last Decadent, we are pleased to announce an Official Blog where readers can enhance the reading experience. You can find a biography of the main character, a photo gallery, bonus material, and more. Feedback on the novel and blog is welcome. We hope you enjoy both!