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Playback: Lucia LoTempio on Moving Forward After Violence

This is Playback, the self-interview series for authors with books coming out in quarantine. Today, Lucia LoTempio reads from her new book of poetry, Hot With the Bad Thingsand reveals what book she wishes she had written, as well as what her dream career would be if she wasn’t a writer. Please purchase Hot With the Bad Things from LoTempio’s favorite bookstore, White Whale Bookstore, or through Bookshop.

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