Category Archives: Florida

“Flower Hunters” in Florida by Lauren Groff

A vignette of a woman searching for herself, searching for value in herself. Feeling a failure as a mother compared to her husband. Comparing herself to Meg, who is better than everyone. Escaping  into William Bartram’s adventures in Florida. Then … Continue reading

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East Coast Branch of the TRMBC reporting in on Florida

NOTE: The following post was sent to us via email from our former member Burk Ketcham who moved to East Coast but still participates in reading our book selections. I posted his comments here for him. Ron I have only … Continue reading

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Notes on Lauren Groff’s Florida

(References to the paperback edition of Florida (New York: Riverhead Books, 2018) “Black vultures that smell ‘like a thousand rotten corpses’ have brought a Florida neighborhodd to its knees.” (Business Insider, August 17, 2019) Florida by Lauren Groff is storytelling … Continue reading

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December Pick: Lauren Groff’s Florida

At our December meeting we will discuss a book suggested by David Gilmour: Lauren Groff, Florida, Riverhead Books, 2018.

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