THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Seeing life's fragility, she seizes the day

By David Mehegan
Globe Staff / October 23, 2004

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Sometimes it takes pain for a writer to release the book she has inside. Not the ordinary pain of making art, but the challenging, vital pain of losing something or someone precious. That can make her think, "Life is short. What am I waiting for?" (Full article: 1097 words)

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