Monthly Archives: October 2013

In Defense of My Messy Desk

I saw a website recently where writers were showing off their offices.  They were gorgeous things, all shiny and glamorous and expensive.   And neat.  I gushed over them as much as everyone else who commented about them.  Those offices … Continue reading

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Pasties Yooper Style. With Pictures.

The pasty, that small meat and potato pie in a pastry crust, it turns out, is a Cornish thing.  All my growing up years, and even far beyond, I’ve been led to believe by my Finnish relatives that Pasties were … Continue reading

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I’m a Finalist! Facebook Says So!

So I opened my Facebook page last night and I was scrolling through it when I saw something from the Robert Benchley Society about their Annual Humor Contest.  They’ve selected the 2013 finalists.  How nice.  I’ve always loved Robert Benchley. … Continue reading

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