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A Room Of My Own

I finished reading Virginia Woolf ’s famous essay, “A Room of One’s Own,” late one night and lay in my bed musing. Fifty years earlier, in the 1920s, Woolf had argued that women needed independent space to be creative. Glancing across my studio at the Smith-Corona typewriter where I spent most afternoons tapping away, I knew she was right. Having my own private

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