Oriole Magic

anatomyofbaseballUntil Creative Nonfiction’s editor-in-chief Lee Gutkind invited me to contribute an essay to “The Anatomy of Baseball,” I didn’t even know that I had this story in me. But there it was, waiting to be tapped: how the Baltimore Orioles taught me that I could ‘play hurt’ through seemingly endless innings of graduate school, with electrical storms in my brain and an alcoholic husband at home.

 

Title: Oriole Magic
Author: Elizabeth Bobrick
Source: Creative Nonfiction literary journal, Issue 34, 2008  &  Anatomy of Baseball, Foreward by Yogi Berra