Marge PiercyMarge Piercy is the author of seventeen novels including The New York Times Bestseller Gone To Soldiers; the National Bestsellers Braided Lives and The Longings of Women, and the classic Woman on the Edge of Time; eighteen volumes of poetry including The Hunger Moon and The Moon is Always Female, and a critically acclaimed memoir Sleeping with Cats. Born in center city Detroit, educated at the University of Michigan, the recipient of four honorary doctorates, she has been a key player in some of the major progressive battles of our time, including the anti-Vietnam war and the women's movement, and more recently an active participant in the resistance to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Into a story and much rain

The weather has gone from six weeks of drought to heavy rain every few days. We used to have fairly predictable weather – but that was before climate changes moved us from zone 6 to zone 7 and rearranged our seasons. We’ve had at least seven inches of rain lately. We don’t get floods here […]

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