Daily Archives: December 7, 2010

Snow girls and boys

I failed to post on the first official snowfall of Winter. That’s okay because I was out enjoying that actual snowfall, instead of sitting here writing about it. Action is sometimes more important than reflection.  Why write about it when … Continue reading

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Lorrie Moore’s A Gate at the Stairs

I’m rereading Lorrie Moore’s A Gate at the Stairs in the hope that others who have read it will want to start a conversation about it.  In terms of honesty, this novel does more to open a conversation about adoption … Continue reading

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