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Rebecca Okrent

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Rebecca Okrent

Rebecca Okrent is the author of Boys of My Youth (Four Way Books, 2015). She splits her time between New York City and Wellfleet, Massachusetts.

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You inhabit a district delineated for wobble-headed men and
      blue-haired
women. Outside your window snow shimmers; a suet feeder
      hangs from a birch
waiting for a woodpecker; your darkened room’s a liquid
      compass whose needle
you ride in your dreams as in your

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