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Darlene Madott

Darlene Madott
Photo by Vincenzo Pietro

Darlene Madott is the author of seven books, including Stations of the Heart and Making Olives and Other Family Secrets. She has twice won the Bressani Literary Award, and has been shortlisted for the $15,000 Carter V. Cooper Short Fiction Award three times, among others. Her short fiction has also been widely anthologized. A lawyer who practiced for over three decades, Dying Times, her eighth book, grows out of aspects of her legal background and is a fictional exploration of the last journey. She lives in Toronto. www.DyingTimes.com www.DarleneMadott.com

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