Camouflage

Recalling a past of sound and silence, and secrets that could never be told

The author and her daughters, Sasha and Cybele: “I had not explained to them why I wanted them to wear the bonnets on that warm day.” (Courtesy of Sheila Kohler)
The author and her daughters, Sasha and Cybele: “I had not explained to them why I wanted them to wear the bonnets on that warm day.” (Courtesy of Sheila Kohler)
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Sheila Kohler’s novels include The Bay of Foxes, Dreaming for Freud, Becoming Jane Eyre, and Open Secrets She is also the author of three short-story collections and a memoir, Once We Were Sisters.. She teaches creative writing at Princeton and Columbia universities.

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