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Divorce

I don’t know when I get up in the morning if the work will go well or easily or if it will be like trying to invent a language to say what I need to. I’m thinking of one of those days when you go to the gym and all the twenty pound weights are masquerading as ten pounders and the second hand on the clock is stuck at three quarters of the hour you’ve promised you’ll spend on the treadmill.



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My So-Called Literary Life

I miss having students. For a long time I ran a read and critique group called The First Hundred pages. We met on Thursdays and reading submissions took me most of Wednesday. Some students started raw and got well cooked. A couple went on to be selling authors. One doesn’t sell much but she wins prizes all the time.


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Postpartum Depression

I’m going through a kind of postpartum depression now.


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