Review: Paris, Adrift by Vanda

Paris, Adrift by Vanda. 2018 Independent press. 217 pp. Third in the Juliana series. Al and Juliana are in Paris to revive Juliana’s career, and to have some time alone. There is a bit of non-vanilla sex in this book, some intrigue and suspense, and more emotional growth for Alice (Al). Well-written and fast-paced. It’s Read More …

Review: Our World by Mary Oliver

Our World by Mary Oliver 2007. Beacon Press, Boston. 87 pp. This is a tribute to Mary Oliver’s partner, Molly Malone Cook, photographer, and contains Cook’s photos with Oliver’s prose and a couple of poems. Theirs was a long relationship, which began when Oliver was not long out of high school. There was about a Read More …

Review: Indecent by Paula Vogel

  Indecent by Paula Vogel. 2017 Theatre Communications Group. 77 pp. This is a full-length play that took several years to create in collaboration with a thesis writer and the theatre company. It ran on Broadway, and because of that, PBS filmed it and I was able to watch it. This is a play about Read More …