Never Turn Your Back on the Ocean by Midge Raymond

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"Never Turn Your Back on the Ocean" is a short story from Midge Raymond's award-winning collection, FORGETTING ENGLISH, and first appeared in Roanoke Review.

"In 'Never Turn Your Back on the Ocean,' Karey is a nanny/actress vacationing with her employers and their children in Maui when she meets Cody, a surf bum, and tries to make sense of her young life ... Ms. Raymond certainly knows her way around a story." -- Literate Chicks Book Reviews

"Women at the heart of [Raymond's] far-flung tales are strong, weak, wise, foolish; in other words, authentic." -- The Seattle Times

"I would recommend this to all readers—even those who say they don’t like short stories." -- Author Exposure Book Club

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Published February 17, 2011 by Ashland Creek Press. 19 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction