lives in Evanston, IL. Other writing credits include a personal essay published
in the Chicago Tribune and a two-part article on the influenza epidemic
written for the Alger County Historical Society.
The story for A Far Different Path is inspired by a box of mementos found in Lucile's basement following her death in 1979. She never spoke of her experiences during the epidemic, and all that would follow, while she was alive.
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