Oh my gosh, a thousand times yes. And Jenny Offill is such a great example to use because she does what she does so brilliantly, pushing conventions and writing masterfully and uncovering truths. Thank you for saying this! Thank you for your encouragement to keep writing in my own voice. And thank you for not just saying it, but modelling it!

Editor of WALK WITH US: How the West Wing Changed Our Lives; author of the novel UNSCRIPTED and of CONQUERING BABEL: a Practical Guide to Learning a Language.

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