Recently I read my eight-year-old son Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson, which won the Newbery Medal in 1978, when I was eight. My mother read it to me. Actually, she read most of it to me, then she read ahead and learned what was in store and returned it to the library. I remember… [Read More]
Jennifer Itell writes fiction and creative nonfiction, and her work has been published in Crazyhorse, Colorado Review, The Normal School, Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, Literary Mama, Redbook Magazine, StoryQuarterly, and Cimarron Review. She teaches at Lighthouse Writers Workshop in Denver.