Marian is a writer and editor. Her latest novel Is "Beneath the Wild Blue.”
By Marian McCarthy
Christmas, 1962: I rejoiced when my first and only Barbie doll was under the tree. She was the one I’d hoped for, the brunette with the bubble-cut hairdo and the heavy eye shadow. She looked just like Suzanne…
Enclosed are my hopes and dreams. Can you at least respond?