Archives for the Month of August, 2011

Sixteen and perfect: my friends from Sweet Valley

In my ‘Flotsam and Feminism’ column for this month’s Farrago magazine, I talked about Sweet Valley High and my other literary friends… I spent most of my childhood reading books instead of connecting with real people. I don’t mean that in a self-pitying way—I guess in hindsight I might have been a bit lonely, but I […]