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Thanks for stopping by.  I’m the author of a short story collection, My Father, Dancing (Knopf, 1999) and a memoir One Drop, My Father’s Hidden Life—A Story of Race and Family Secrets (Little, Brown, 2007), and dozens of articles, reviews and essays. I blogged about a year-long trip around the world with my husband and two young children over at 4intransit.com. I’m currently working on a novel set on Martha’s Vineyard called Happy House and writing journalism pieces about education for http://www.Medium.com/Bright.