Civil Service: Poems

From the publisher:  Good little stillnesses, guardians-to-be. If you are good, one day an embossed invitation will arrive at the door of the house you own. You will sit next to the Curator, light chattering along the chandeliers, your napkin shaped like a swan. To protect your… Continue reading »

Williams Alumni Legends by a ’64 Grad

From the author: The book profiles 186 very accomplished Williams alumni arranged in the 13 areas of Academia: Art and Photography; Business; Government; Judiciary and Legal; Medicine, Psychology and Public Health; Military; Movies, Television and Theater; Music; Religion, Science; Sports; and Writing and Journalism. Included are a U.S. president, U.S. senators, major… Continue reading »

The College Shrink

From the publisher:  Life is hard. Too hard for many of us to navigate alone. That’s why we sometimes need to reach out to someone to help us understand it all. To keep pointing us in the right direction. Emily had spent her entire life trying to be one of… Continue reading »

No Stopping Us Now

From the publisher:  It’s 1974. Title IX has passed two years ago, but Louisa’s high school still refuses to fund an all girls’ basketball team. After hearing Gloria Steinem speak, Louisa learns an important lesson: “The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” Now… Continue reading »