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Vera Curran is in love with her own repression. She's a 40-year-old lesbian librarian from a rural county in Virginia who follows the same insipid routine day in and day out. Vera hasn't had sex for years - and has forgotten exactly why. Then out of nowhere there is a new member of the faculty - Frankie Bourdon.
Paperback, 280 pages
Published July 1st 2006 by Spinsters Ink
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Ruth Perkinson brings her unforgettable characters to life. "Vera's Still Point" is a tightly woven, layered story with ecentric and endearing characters. Bittersweet and touching. It left me rooting through my memory box for Still points.
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Ruth Perkinson has a degree in English Education from Virginia Commonwealth University and taught both English and Creative Writing in Richmond, Virginia for many years.

She is a student of A Course in Miracles and meets with her study group each Monday night at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Glen Allen. Through her life experiences as a teacher, a spiritual seeker (and finder), and an advoca
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