I Love Margaret Atwood

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    Her Writing Provokes Me

    The Handmaid's Tale, Oryx and Crake, The Robber Bride, Alias Grace, and so many more.  Her stories make me think and provoke me to ask myself, "What if?" Her words spin such a wonderful web.  If you haven't read anything by her, then what are you waiting for
    orchid6 orchid6
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 20, 2008

    I would like to be the air That inhabits you

    for a moment Only. I would like to be that unnoticed And that necessary -variation on the word sleep by Margaret Atwood
    annalea annalea
    26-30, F
    Jun 11, 2015


    I have read the robber bride an oryx and crake, and I loved them both! I have the handmaids tale and am going to be reading it soon. Still really want to buy the year of the flood, oryx and crake was such a thought provoking and haunting read, can't wait for the price to  go...
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    1 Response Jul 13, 2010

    "she Did Not Say: Because They Will Have No Memories, Of Any Other Way. She Said: Because They Won't Want Things They Can't Have."

     to be fair i've only read halfway through Bodily Harm and The Handmaid's Tale but i love them both so far. she has such an origional style of writing, i love the way she jumps between past and present seemlessly. and both books really make me think.. love books like that...
    frankspencer frankspencer
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2009

    Atwood Martin Luther And Me

    Margaret Atwood(1939- ) is a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist. She graduated from high school in Toronto the year I entered my last year of primary school in Burlington just 30 miles away: 1957.  We are both war-babies or members of...
    RonPrice RonPrice
    70+, M
    Jan 7, 2012
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