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Postcards from Gaithersburg Book Festival

May 23rd, 2016|

I was thrilled to take part in Gaithersburg Book Festival this weekend. It's held just outside DC, an annual outdoor celebration of books and writing that is fast becoming one of the nation's

In Which I Lose my VRginity

May 20th, 2016|

In the 1960s, when I was a child, my father gave my sister and me a Viewmaster, bright red plastic binoculars with a slit to accomodate a circular rotation of thumb-nail

En route to Gaithersburg Book Festival on Saturday

May 18th, 2016|

Maryland! Sun! Crab! Coming! I'll be on a panel at 1:15 called Edge of Your Seat Fiction, with Sarah Pekkanen, moderated by Liz Hottel of Politics & Prose. I'm just as excited

Why I’m Not Writing a Sequel to What Was Mine

May 18th, 2016|

I'm grateful for readers' receptive response to "What Was Mine" and thrilled that many get so wrapped up in the world of Lucy, Mia and Marilyn that they're disappointed when the story