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Graceful Liberties

Shortlisted for the Booker, Alias Grace enriched skeleton facts and inspired poems surrounding the famous Victorian murderess Grace Marks.  Atwood used Spiritualism and mental health practitioners as a way to develop a fuller rendering of Grace Marks.  Since Marks had been spared … Continue reading

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A return to great storytelling

An established book is sometimes doubly satisfying following heaps of misogynistic material.  As appreciated in maturing wines, older Man Booker winners are safe bets.  After selecting gifted writer Margaret Atwood and her certifiably lauded book, I intend to explore her … Continue reading

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