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My Mother’s Eyes

Todd McEwen

‘My mother has a small brown book, the kind of notebook made of alligators and sold to wealthy people who do not make notes.’

My mother has a small brown book, the kind of notebook made of alligators and sold to wealthy people who do not make notes. In it she wrote down what a doctor told her on a bright day thirty years ago:


Todd McEwen

Todd McEwen, a former editor at Granta, is currently living in California. He is the author of McX, Arithmetic and Who Sleeps with Katz.

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