One Day on the Gold Line

A Memoir in Essays

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Through meditations on race, culture, and family, One Day on the Gold Line tells the story of a lesbian Jewish single mother raising a black son in Los Angeles. A memoir-in-essays, it examines life’s...

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Carla Rachel Sameth is a writer whose work has appeared in various anthologies and publications. She was selected as a 2016 PEN In The Community Teaching Artist, teaches creative writing at the LA...

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“The essays explore the inner workings of abusive marriages, futile attempts to craft a happy blended family with a dysfunctional wife, and the parental nightmare of an adolescent son with substance...

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