Marge PiercyMarge Piercy has written 17 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 Timeand He, She and It and most recently Sex Wars; ; 19 volumes of poetry including The Hunger Moon: New & Selected Poems 1980-2010, The Crooked Inheritance and in spring 2015, Made in Detroit; and a critically acclaimed memoir Sleeping with Cats. Born in center city Detroit, educated at the University of Michigan and Northwestern, the recipient of four honorary doctorates, she is active in antiwar, feminist and environmental causes.

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Back to what passes for normal

After the workshop ended, I simply collapsed last Saturday. We were invited to supper at the house of friends who live in the woods only accessible through the large Nickerson state park. They are good cooks and it was enjoyable to see them, especially since they were about to fly to Tanzania with one of […]

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