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  • I'm more protective of my fiction too. As Marianne said, fiction is just so personal. I have two people I share with, both very talented writer friends (Bex & Dian...
  • Thank you, Lauren and Hanne, for your thoughts...you've both hit on some important points. Along those lines, I'm sharing, below, a paragraph from the intro of my boo...
  • I think this is an excellent topic...and I don't find myself having an easy yes/no answer. I think as my daughter grows towards adolescence, my desire to shield and gu...

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  • Thanks for this thoughtful and important posting, Deborah. I imagine that your thought...I wouldn't write about anything happening in real time, only in retrospect. A Modern Love column I wrote a few w...
  • Great post, Jill. All very true and all extremely relevant. My kids are adults now but when they were younger I struggled with wanting to shield them from such knowled...
  • Kamy, What you say is of course indeed true, yet there is much more to the story than  racism. What  bothers me is the officers mindset of abuse. They kill dogs, menta...