By Faye Moskowitz
"A ebook that would make you get up and cheer."—The Detroit News
"Bridges the distance among humor and melancholy, previous and current, Jew and gentile, to bare its author's uncomplicated humanity, deeply rooted in her unwavering love of kinfolk. . . . Touching and compelling."—The Washington Post
"A glossy woman's historic voice, filled with the juicy flavor of life—knowing, loving, feeling, and clever."—Lore Segal
The Feminist Press brings again into print a literary gem.
Faye Moskowitz is writer of A Leak within the center: own Essays and existence Stories and Whoever unearths This: i admire You, a suite of reports. She teaches writing at George Washington University.
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