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About the Author
O: The Oprah Magazine calls Kelly Corrigan the voice of her generation. She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Glitter and Glue, The Middle Place, and Lift. She contributes to The Nantucket Project and Medium and is the host of KQED Radio’s Exactly. Kelly created Notes & Words, an annual benefit concert for Children’s Hospital Oakland featuring writers and musicians onstage together. Her YouTube channel, which includes video essays like “Transcending” and interviews with writers like Michael Lewis and Anna Quindlen, has been viewed by millions. She lives near Oakland, California, with her husband and two teenage daughters.