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Amy Wirth
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Lesbomom writer partner living on the edge of the continent making kids home knitting reading
Lesbomom writer partner living on the edge of the continent making kids home knitting reading

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I Am Nauseous, Literally
Actually. Completely. Plainly. Directly.  These are all good synonyms for "literally." Over the last year or so, I have see several articles and Facebook posts complaining about the misuse of literally, particularly when it is used figuratively. Maybe it's ...

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Heard Not Seen
Sarah Koenig is not responsible for my podcast obsession.  It's Molly Wizenberg's fault. I have been a long time reader of Orangette, Wizenberg's blog , and after seeing her speak and reading her latest book, Delancey , I was hungry for more ways to cyberst...

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A Storied Life
I don't think a semi-pro basketball game with several thousand elementary and middle school kids, teachers, and parent chaperones is the absolute craziest place I have ever tried to read a book, but it is the craziest place I tried to read The Storied Life ...

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Florence Gordon and the Art Auction Cluster F*
Cursing is not my standard metier, and I swear I thought of loads more elegant metaphors for working with the Art Auction Committee at Boo's elementary school, but the overriding phrase for the week, as I fielded emails and texts and wrangled unruly mail me...

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Not So Dead Gods and Not So Mousy Spies
In my late teens and early twenties, I read a fair amount of sci fi/speculative fiction, but over the decade I have spent more time on the fantasy end of the spectrum- children's, YA, and adult - but not much that I would classify as sci fi. I sometimes fin...
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