O Mighty Crisis

Women's Words on January 29, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "Swimming In It."

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When Jocelyn headed off to college, she avowed, "I'm going to be a lawyer." Then she took her first political science class and was forced to concede, "Except I hate this stuff."

Women's Words on June 22, 2014 featured Duluthian Jocelyn Pihlaja reading her short story, "Sweet Like Sugar," about having her daughter's friend, who has juvenile diabetes, spend the night at a sleepover.

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When Jocelyn headed off to college, she avowed, "I'm going to be a lawyer." Then she took her first political science class and was forced to concede, "Except I hate this stuff."

Women's Words on January 12, 2014 featured Duluthian Jocelyn Pihlaja's fond memories of a visit to the Greek ruins at Efes during her 2010 sabbatical in Turkey.

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When Jocelyn headed off to college, she avowed, "I'm going to be a lawyer." Then she took her first political science class and was forced to concede, "Except I hate this stuff."