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Amy Schumer Bares it All in Hilarious ‘The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo’
Reviewed By Maria Chance Mar 13th, 2020 10:33 pm

What can be said about Amy Schumer that hasn’t already been said? After the release of her first book, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo, not much. She really doesn’t leave much to the imagination, and anything there is to say feels like she’s already said it herself. And yet, with so much information, so willingly handed to us by the source, one would think that our curiosity would be more than satiated. However, Amy Schumer’s talent for turning a simple anecdote into a whole performance leav...

Laura Zigman’s Separation Anxiety Explores Unconventional Coping Mechanisms
Reviewed By Maria Chance May 13th, 2021 7:54 pm

Some children grow stronger in the broken places, like bones; others grow sadder. I did both. — Laura Zigman, Separation Anxiety When we begin Laura Zigman’s latest novel, Judy’s life is falling apart. She’s is 50 years old and living with her husband, Gary, even though they’re separated, because they can’t afford a divorce. He also struggles with debilitating anxiety which he treats with copious amounts of cannabis — more than he likely needs. Her 13-year-old son, Teddy, is pulling away from...