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Joanna Penn Cooper

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Joanna Penn Cooper

Joanna Penn Cooper is the author of The Itinerant Girl's Guide to Self-Hypnosis (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2014) and What Is a Domicile (Noctuary Press, 2014). Cooper works as a freelance editor and teaches flash memoir and lyric essay for Creative Nonfiction. She lives in Durham, North Carolina.

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Are atoms made of lots of circles? is the first thing my small son says when he wakes up. My mind swims around, trying to remember if molecules are bigger than atoms. In models of atoms, when they show what they look like, there are lots of circles, I say.
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