Picket Fences tells the story of a thirty-year-old woman whose life hasn’t turned out quite how she had expected. She was passed over for a transfer into the graphic design department at her work, and her career aspirations seem to be slipping through her fingers. She’s been married for years, and she’d expected to have had a child with her husband by now. Even her relationship with her husband has grown is lukewarm over the years.
There are two timelines in this novel--present day a...more
Following Mercedes Mudd (2006), Emma published Pitlin and Swoosh (2009), The Passenger’s Muse (2011), Portraits of Margot (2013), The Fourth Wall (2015), a non-fiction collection, 100: 1 Writer's Journey, 100 Musings ...more