Elizabeth Benedict has edited this wonderful collection. Here is a list of some lovely news concerning it:
1. Amazon has made the book one of its TOP 10 Book Gifts for Mother’s Day, along with Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life, Lean In, and The Interestings.
2. SLATE RADIO
has just posted the audiotape of the debut event with Susan Stamberg and Eleanor Clift at Politics & Prose in Wash.
3. Good Housekeeping picked up Mary Morris
‘s essay (MAY 2013), and did a great spread with many photos.
4. The Raleigh News & Observer will run Judith Hillman Paterson’s piece on Mother’s Day
5. American Scholar has Martha McPhee’s piece in its Spring issue
6. Liz Benedict
will be doing events with authors in the coming weeks.
Here are some of the events:
“Art is confession; art is the secret told,” wrote Thornton Wilder. “But art is not only the desire to tell one’s secret; it is the desire to tell it and hide it at the same time.”