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Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »

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Home: A Novel by Marilynne Robinson
Home: A Novel

desertmuse, January 1, 2012

How much do members of a family really know one another? How much CAN we know about another human being. And what, if anything, do we "owe" those who are our family. Marilynne Robinson explores these questions in a beautifully written exploration of whether or not one can come home and if it's ever a good idea to try.
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