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Skeleton in the Closet: Good buddies with convicted congressman Randy "Duke" Cunningham.
In A Skeleton in the Closet: Remembering My Spirit (Elixir Publishing, $13.95) Jimenez opens the door on her hidden eating disorder, allowing us a look at the painful path her life followed.
He locates many a gay skeleton in the closet. He's on the prowl for odd bits of arcana, both scholarly and scabrous, as well as fresh dish - dashing off, for instance, to Marbach, Germany, to consult the journals of the early-twentieth-century avant-garde patron Count Harry Kessler.