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Hollis Giammatteo commented on the blog post 'Behind the Book: My Peripatetic Writing Life'
"Hello, Nancy.  Thanks for your kind words.  It is uncanny now sometimes we find our "companion books" just when we need them, in the course of our own work.  And thanks for reading my  memoir!  I wish you the best…"
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"Hi Hollis...I just had to reach out. Though I'm only on pg. 26, I just gotta say I love your book! I am drawing numerous parallels and similar thought reflections from our mid-century living. My memoir has finally hit the copyediting stage on…"
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"Marta -- please do read my book, and let me know what you think, especially if you still find me interesting!!  Thanks very much!"
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Hollis Giammatteo commented on the blog post 'Behind the Book: My Peripatetic Writing Life'
"Thanks so much for you comment, Nancy. It's so heartening to know that one's thoughts and words land! And thanks for planning to read my memoir."
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Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
"The Shelf Life of Ashes"
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Behind the Book: My Peripatetic Writing Life

Posted on January 9, 2017 at 10:24am 6 Comments

A while ago when I turned fifty, with my comedic bent of mind, I launched an hysterical reaction to my new age. And so my memoir, The Shelf Life of Ashes, began. Humor was a fine place to start, but over time I felt the tug to connect with the phenomenon of aging in a visceral way--to study…

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[SWP: Behind the Book] The Arc of my Arcs

Posted on March 5, 2016 at 4:00pm 4 Comments

 

            My manuscript, after many months of working with the publisher, the editor, the team, now almost fledged, has arrived in the form of bound copies, called in the business, ARCs – Advanced Readers’ Copies. I was certain that seeing my book in genuine, legitimate print would be a high point among my various satisfactions, but when the box arrived, slightly before or after Christmas, and slightly smaller than…

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