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The Transplant that Changed Robert Emmet’s Life and His New Book that Could Change Yours
By Erin Evans
After enduring a double-lung transplant and the resulting PTSD, retired English teacher Robert Emmet, 70, took his therapist’s suggestion to write a book about his experience.
His book, Close to My Heart: The Terrifying, Sometimes ...
by Erin Evans
The subjects in Emita Brady Hill’s two books of interviews are as different as can be: people living in the Bronx in the 1970s and 80s, and women in the food industry in northern Michigan. The common thread here? She finds all of their stories immensely interesting.
Hill recently published Northern Harvest: Twenty ...
You’re hearing and reading a lot of stories about the Coronavirus in the media these days. But those stories aren’t your story. And that’s the one the National Writers Series (NWS) wants to make part of local history.