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Karen Rizzo

I was twenty when Mary Lou and Me was published—my first and only novel. I had turned my life into a funny and tragic fiction and actually became my own Mary Lou. But a new problem soon presented itself—namely, topping that literary gold-medal equivalent—and I struggled over my second novel for the next seven years,

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July 11, 2014

Magical thinking and different kinds of danger: A conversation with Suzanne Greenberg

There would be no more sitting alone on the benches that bordered the blacktop of the playground in the punishing afternoon sun while mothers all around her were busy with their gossipy conversations and fundraising packets.  There would be no more waiting for her daughter to wander out of her classroom, always last, her sweater

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April 21, 2014

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