A Stitch in Tme…

In The Virgin Cure, the writing life by ami9 Comments

From time to time I’ll be sharing some words from my personal journal/sketchbook for my next novel, The Virgin Cure. In this first installment, I’m journaling about my recent experience of learning to suture. (The Virgin Cure is set in NYC in the 1870’s and is inspired by my great-great grandmother and her fight to practice medicine in an era …

Fall Fare

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Here’s a round-up for today… As most of you know, I’ve always been partial to the “pregnant belly” covers of The Birth House. So, when the cover proof for the upcoming US trade paperback from Harper Perennial arrived the other day, I placed it next to “the bellies” to see how I felt about it. And, now that I’ve seen …