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jeffrey-brace's picture
Jul.21.2010
Compiled and edited by Susan Clawson, Parent/Stories:Without Judgement is a collection of stories dealing with difficult family relationships and resolving difficult issues. My story: "Hope Deferred" is a memoir of my time growing up in the early '70s with my recently widowed father. As a senior,...
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Jul.21.2010
Compiled and edited by Susan Clawson, Parent/Stories:Without Judgement is a collection of stories dealing with difficult family relationships and resolving difficult issues. My story: "Hope Deferred" is a memoir of my time growing up in the early '70s with my recently widowed father. As a...
amanda-bathory's picture
May.06.2010
A young girl loses her mother to lung cancer. She is surronded by her "supposed" family at the funeral home.
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Apr.26.2010
As a glamorous, successful fashion photographer, adored by New York and Paris trend makers, Brett Larsen has dedicated her life to capturing beauty. Yet the corruption and betrayals that lie just beneath the glittering surface of that world prevent her from recognizing her own beauty and its...
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Feb.24.2010
Cora Sledge is horrified when her children, who doubt her ability to take care of herself, plot to remove her from her home. So what if her house is a shambles? Who cares when she last changed her clothes? If an 82-year-old widow wants to live on junk food, pills, and cigarettes, hasn’t she earned...
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Jan.20.2010
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Jan.16.2010
The acclaimed author of Vinegar Hill andMidnight Champagne returns with a compelling tale of two summer romances, separated in time by over one hundred and fifty years. At forty-two, Jeanette Hochmann—newly divorced from her husband of more than a decade—struggles to reassemble her life with her...
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Dec.02.2009
The revelatory and haunting journey of a struggling single mother from South Carolina who discovers she's expecting another child. Unafraid to confront issues with no simple answers, Seitz has constructed a story of ultimate redemption in SAVING CICADAS, told through the voice of an 8-year-old girl...
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Dec.01.2009
Edward Stanton is a man hurtling headlong toward middle age. His mental illness has led him to be sequestered in a small house in a small city, where he keeps his distance from the outside world and the parents from whom he is largely estranged. For the most part, Edward sticks to things he can...
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Oct.30.2009
Blossom Sterling knows she's different. She was born with a veil, a thin membrane that covered her face, and gave her a special gift. But for Blossom, the gift is so much more. It is because of this supernatural inheritance, her life in the small town of Riddle Inn is in stark contrast to that of...