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BONNIE J. ROUGH is the author of Beyond Birds & Bees: Bringing Home a New Message to Our Kids About Sex, Love, and Equality, forthcoming from Seal Press/Hachette at back-to-school 2018. Her previous books include The Girls, Alone: Six Days in Estonia, selected by Amazon as one of the Best Kindle Singles of 2015, and the memoir Carrier: Untangling the Danger in My DNA (Counterpoint), winner of a 2011 Minnesota Book Award. A former journalist with an MFA in Nonfiction Writing from the University of Iowa, her work has appeared in numerous anthologies including The Best American Science and Nature Writing, The Best Creative Nonfiction, and Modern Love. Her essays have appeared in dozens of publications including The New York Times; Huffingt ...more

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“Never turn down an adventure without a good reason.”
Bonnie J. Rough, The Girls, Alone: Six Days in Estonia

“I asked where her parents were buried, and what she wanted for herself. “For me,” she said, “you check the ‘Discard’ box.” “Discard box?” “On the form,” she said. As a nurse, she knew her way around this stuff. “There’s a box you can check for what to do with cremated remains. Check ‘Discard’ and get it over with.”
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