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Kathryn Taylor

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Kathryn Taylor is the author of Two Minus One: A Memoir (November 2018 from She Writes Press) which received a starred Kirkus Review and was subsequently named to Kirkus Reviews’ Best Books of 2018. It was an Amazon Best Seller and was selected as one of the September 2019 selections of the Pulpwood Queen’s Book Club. Taylor has participated on author panels at the Pulpwood Queen Girlfriend Convention, and the Pat Conroy Literary Center. She is an avid reader, enthusiastic traveler, and incurable beach lover. Taylor resides outside of Charleston, SC with her rescue dog, Lucy, where she enjoys all three of her favorite past times.

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Two Minus One: A Memoir

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Getting Away After Sixteen Months of COVID Restrictions

It came as no surprise. Still, the feeling of excitement and release was palpable as I dropped Lucy for boarding. It was time for getting away after sixteen months of COVID restrictions. I was on my way to a beach escape with my best friend.

I had experienced a rollercoaster of emotion since adding the trip to my calendar. My best friend, Robbie, and I had cancelled our annual birthday and beach va

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