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Ru Freeman

Ru Freeman is a Sri Lankan writer whose political journalism and fiction has been published internationally.She lives in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.
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The story of two women in Sri Lanka, strangers to one another, yet united by an undying love, as they travel towards an unimaginable destiny.

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Take risks, overextend and always dress the part.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. A quick temper.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Sula, in Toni Morrison's Sula.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Northern coast of Sri Lanka

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Finding a way to honor the country in which I chose to live, as much as I honor the country in which I was born, and knowing that my affirmation of each of these countries did not have to be measured by the same yardstick so long as my intentions stemmed from a place of love and regard.

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