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Mar.10.2011 - 2:32 pm
Who was she? As a child in a mining camp, she saw Chinese workers shot for allegedly stealing ore. She escaped a boring marriage by working at night as the only woman staff artist...
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Comments from Christine

Nov.03.2011 - 10:15 am
In response to: Mr. Zero and the cell phone
I have just achieved the great satisfaction of moving into a community with no cell phone reception, which is perfect...
Mar.18.2011 - 8:54 am
In response to: Kate Carew
Thanks, Barbara.  I only wish I had known the younger Kate Carew as well as the grandmother.
Mar.06.2010 - 10:01 am
In response to: At Yasnaya Polyana
This piece reminded me so much of Robert Benchley. I liked "The Last Station" too. I don't care how accurate it was...
Jun.22.2009 - 12:14 pm
In response to: A Curmudgeon Still
I saw the Bradbury thing in NYT. When I was a younger teen, the library was the only place my mother would let me go at...
May.11.2009 - 5:25 pm
In response to: `Getting the Bastards'
"Many ingenious lovely things are gone That seemed sheer miracle to the multitude, protected from the circle of the...