I am a woman in my sixties with a very rich, varied, well traveled life: daughter, sister, business woman, wife, mother, ex-wife, always a beginner Buddhist, advocate for the disabled, fund raiser, Pilates lover, dog lover, cook, gardener, and now a woman who takes pictures.
"Fabulous book. It seems the voices and stories of African and Native American stories have been bottled up and aged for so long, that they are now superb vintages for our terrible times. Ms Ward is a great writer, poet really, the lyricism and tru..."
Jojo and his toddler sister, Kayla, live with their grandparents, Mam and Pop, and the occasional presence of their drug-addicted mother, Leonie, on a farm on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Leonie is simultaneously tormented and comforted by...