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Old, but still kicking

Original post made on Aug 21, 2012

"Old Ladies," by Nancy Huddleston Packer, John Daniel & Company, McKinleyville, Ca., 174 pp., $15

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 17, 2012, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Bonnie Zare
a resident of Nixon School
on Aug 21, 2012 at 1:41 pm

What a wonderful article! It is difficult to capture the endearing toughness and bulls-eye vision of Dr. Nancy Packer, but this writer did a great job at bringing us into her presence. Now I can't wait to get the book!


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Posted by Eddie Chuculate
a resident of another community
on Sep 11, 2013 at 12:02 pm

Way to go, Nancy, from your former Stegner student Eddie Chuculate


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Posted by Earline Reid
a resident of another community
on Nov 25, 2014 at 9:37 am

Delighted to read this fine description of a fine writer whom I met long ago, i960, when she and my husband studied together in the Stanford Writing Program. We are of an age, and her ideas about writing fit my own well. That is very encouraging, i must say.