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An image of worshipers at Chottanikkara Temple

Goddess Therapy

When conventional medicine and therapy fail, some turn to the goddess.

Killing the Buddha

Calling Vermont & New Hampshire

Vermonters, New Hampshirites, and all the fish in the river in between: Please join me Wednesday, September 21, at Norwich Books in Norwich, Vermont, for true stories from my new book, Sweet Heaven When I Die, which has won me comparisons to Joan Didion (good), Norman Mailer (bad), and John McPhee (WASP). I’ll be discussing…