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Laura Van Den Berg--"Aftermath" [The 2017 Short Story Advent Calendar #9] (2017)

SOUNDTRACK: JOHN DENVER & THE MUPPETS-A Christmas Together (1979).

This is a strange recording.  Perhaps even more so nearly forty years past its release date when The Muppets are still beloved but aren’t hugely popular.  1,082 more words

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Book Review: Find Me

Find Me by Laura van den Berg

“Things I will never forget: my name, my made-up birthday…The dark of the Hospital at night. My mother’s face, when she was young. 598 more words


Review of "Find Me" by Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg’s Find Me explores the mind of Joy, an orphaned cough syrup addict, as she experiences life after the potential end of American civilization.  993 more words


Are You Reading New Books? and What I'm Reading

My husband and  I have switched genres.  For years we both read the classics.  We met in a classics class.

Then I switched to new books. 670 more words