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Books Soon to be Released & Out This Week!

Soon to be Released You’ve heard me mention Family Stories from the Attic (Hidden Timber Press), the anthology I’m co-editing with Lisa Rivero. Publication is just around the corner (I finished reading the proof over the weekend), and though I have … Continue reading

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#AmReading Patty Dann’s THE BUTTERFLY HOURS:
transforming memories into memoir

I found THE BUTTERFLY HOURS by chance. I had stopped in at the bookstore one Saturday afternoon for an author event. First thing’s first: I bought the author’s book (KRAZY by Michael Tisserand) and a new pack of stationary. Then, I … Continue reading

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The Editor as Poet

Deep into edits of stories about family,* I am reminded why we explore the boxes, the stacks of old letters, the clippings from news, pages of a journal. Every word a link to history. Every image a glimpse at our past, Hand-held. … Continue reading

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