You would think that going away for a long weekend with your girlfriends would insure you returned home relaxed and happy to see your teenagers. And I was initially thrilled to see my kids. I missed them a lot.
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She died on my birthday and I still feel guilty I was not there to stop her, to have that one conversation that might prevent her from going to extremes.
Ann Patchett most definitely has something to say, in her fully realized and beautiful voice. I recently interviewed Patchett about her new book.
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