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My Life in Clothes

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"Despite my mother’s efforts to tame me, I resisted, holding onto my creature nature until the day she informed me I would no longer be running naked in the yard or showering with my dad. It took a few scoldings before I was transformed from colt to show-pony: a proper reflection of whichever laundered, starched, pressed, brushed, straightened, zippered, tied, and buttoned ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published October 1st 2010 by Red Hen Press
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Nov 11, 2011 Jane Hammons rated it it was amazing
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Not sure why everyone isn't reading this book. It's a collection of fantastic stories connected by common characters and places--Atlanta and Berkeley. It even got a review in The Economist! Red Hen Press does great work--this is among that indie press's best efforts.
Apr 24, 2012 Kelley rated it it was amazing
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Wonderful, quirky collection of stories with clothes as a common denominator. In fact, articles of clothing are some of the main characters!
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Fiction B838m 2010
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Summer Brenner was raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She moved north, east, and eventually west, taking up residence in Berkeley where she has been a long-time resident.

Her writing has appeared in dozens of anthologies and literary magazines. Performances of her work include "The Flood," a poem for four voices at Links Hall, Chicago; The Missing Lover, a one-act play, with readings directed by Peter Gla
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