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In this disarming story collection, a pet architect jeopardizes her relationship with her wife over a wild bird, a cement mixer helps a woman fulfill her dreams, a former model becomes a cult leader through social media, and a young woman searches for freedom and goes on a crime spree thanks to a basement full of $35,000 in coins. The characters in these funny and strange stories are populated by weirdos and misfits trying out new ways of being in the world.Dina Del Bucchia is the author of three poetry collections. This is her first work of fiction.



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Dina Del Bucchia

Dina Del Bucchia is the author of three collections of poetry, Coping with Emotions and Otters (Talonbooks, 2013) , Blind Items (Insomniac Press, 2014) and Rom Com written with Can't Lit podcast co-host Daniel Zomparelli (Talonbooks, 2015) . Her book of short stories, Don't Tell Me What to Do will be released in fall 2017 (Arsenal Pulp Press) She is the artistic director of the Real Vancouver Writers' Series and an editor of Poetry Is Dead. She is an otter enthusiast. She is wearing a dress. She lives in Vancouver.



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