These pieces from The Widows’ Handbook were read by their authors (except for Diana O’Hehir’s “Why Can’t I Dream About Him”, read by Sandra M. Gilbert) at Expressions Gallery, Berkeley CA, in April 2014, videographed by Ann Bassette and underwritten by Susie Bright. These are outdoor recordings; please forgive the noises of wind, traffic, etc.
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“Lightbulbs” Marianne Betterly
“Honey Bees” by Marianne Betterly
“Lingering” by Mary Pacifico Curtis
“Nov 26, 1992– Thanksgiving at the Sea Ranch…” by Sandra M. Gilbert
Marean Jordan’s “Dear One”, read by Marty Williams
“Widow’s Lament” by Valerie Kockelman
“The Machines” and “Managing” by Jacqueline Kudler
“March 9th” by Lise Menn
“None, I Think” by Lise Menn
“Troubled in the Bedroom” by Lise Menn
Diane O’Hehir’s “Why Can’t I Dream About Him?”
read by Sandra M. Gilbert
“Betrayals” by Kristine Shorey
“This product is licensed to Liz and Paul von Transehe” by Elizabeth von Transehe