[Flora] ponders the impulse to write down what has become a very satisfying family chronicle—an unpretentious, artful celebration of life.
— Books in Canada
Bauer's writing is thoughtful and wryly sensitive, yet the concern of her fiction would be accessible to women readers in just those isolated, ordinary places and occupations in which Maritime writers have traditionally situated their female characters.
It is one of the hardest things in the world to portray the everyday and ordinary in such a way as to make it worth reading about, and Nancy Bauer achieves just this.
— Janice Kulyk Keefer,
Studies in Canadian Literature
Goose Lane Editions are prose works published by Fiddlehead Poetry Books (Fredericton, N.B.). Flora, Write This Down has received publication-assistance from The Canada Council and the University of New Brunswick, and the New Brunswick Department of Youth, Recreation and Cultural Resources.
© Nancy Bauer, 1982
Cover Design and illustration by Alex McGibbon
Canadian Cataloguing in Publication Date
Bauer, Nancy, 1934-Flora, write this down
PS8553.A93F46 C813'.54 C82-095268-0