Voices

Diane Scharper teaches poetry and memoir for the Johns Hopkins University Osher Program. She is the author of several books including Radiant, Prayer Poems.

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This debut novel by 29-year-old Marieke Lucas Rijneveld won the 2020 International Booker Prize.
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Lawrence Wright's new thriller deals with the effects of a killer pandemic.
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Diane Scharper
Here are several ways to deal with pain
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In this book, Danny commits lies of omission as he does not tell his sister how much he hates their mother for essentially leaving them to whatever fate throws their way.
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Sigrid Nunez mines the effect of suicide on family, friends and even the pet dog in her National Book Award winner, The Friend.
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Michael Ondaatje's new novel blends elements of John le Carré and Joseph Conrad.
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Daniel Berrigan, S.J., went from a poet to an activist, and turned activism into poetry.
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Diane Scharper reviews "There Your Heart Lies" by Mary Gordon.
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McFarlane says that she is “drawn to moments when people do things that are mysterious even to themselves.” The best-realized stories here are charged with these moments.
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Diane Scharper
'What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours,' by Helen Oyeyemi