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Ignore that this was on Oprah book list and give it a whirl. The narrator is a young girl who may or may not have killed her mother, and wants to kill her daddy reallllll bad. It follows her struggle to regain her memory of what actually happened the ...more
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Disappointed would be a good way to start this review. This is an example of a brilliant idea that got all mucked up by the author's ambition. The pictures, which initially drew me to the book, were in the beginning fascinating and fit the narrative. ...more
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Virginia Woolf
“Writing is like sex. First you do it for love, then you do it for your friends, and then you do it for money.”
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Groucho Marx
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Franz Kafka
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Shel Silverstein
“Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.”
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Neil Gaiman
“Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”
Neil Gaiman, The Sandman, Vol. 9: The Kindly Ones

The Abnormal Pap Smear (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:36PM
Description: My very first award winning, published poem back in 2004.
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