Is the house haunted, or is it the family? Are events caused by the adolescent maid? Could it be the doctor? Might it all be a sheer coincidence of events and bad luck? 874 more words
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There’s a lack of self-confidence that gets instilled very early in many young girls, before writing is even seen as a possibility. You need a certain amount of nerve to be a writer, an almost physical nerve, the kind you need to walk a log across a river.
Lawrence Hill, the award-winning author of The Book of Negroes, will accompany Margaret Atwood at the annual Pelee Island Bird Observatory fundraiser at Beachgrove Country Club, May 6. 363 more words
The Handmaid’s Tale
by Margaret Atwood
Knopf/Doubleday, 1998 (reprint)
It was Christmas 2014 when I opened up one of the many packages that was undoubtedly a book and saw the tan and red cover I’d been pining for since college. 1,089 more words