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"A precise and moving recreation of a time and a place when the world seemed small and we knew everyone in it."

- Joan Didion

"What a wonderful book is Dan Wakefield’s The Story of Your Life. It will help many people to write their own spiritual autobiographies... And I suspect that many readers are going to want to take one of Wakefield’s workshops in writing your spiritual autobiography."

- Madeline L’Engle, Author of A Wrinkle in Time

"Wonderful, sad and funny; a scathing portrait of middle America through the eyes of a new fictional character who will inevitably be compared to Portnoy and Holden Caulfield"

- Gay Talese

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Published in Books and Writers

Cecelia has written a book of stories that dramatically tells of the love and the perils, the pathos and courage of those who have come to a new country to make a new life with a new language, new rules and customs, new obstacles and challenges.

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Friday, March 6, 2020 Published in Books and Writers

Kurt spoke to the graduating class of Bennington College in 1970 and gave a clear indication of the kinds of candidates he supports.

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Monday, March 2, 2020 Published in Books and Writers

Susan Neville's new book, The Town of the Whispering Dolls is out now and is a wonderful read. I highly recommend it.

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Be kind; for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle.

– Philo of Alexandria

Dan Wakefield

Dan Wakefield