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holly-schindler's picture
Dec.05.2012
I dig Christmas.  I love the smell of pine and little white lights and decorating the house and wrapping gifts.  I love carols and stockings and made-for-TV holiday flicks and carving the roast beast. If Thanksgiving is the holiday to pause and let yourself truly feel all that you...
katherine-holmes's picture
Oct.20.2011
Today's posting is my fantasy book tab. Although The House in Windward Leaves starts out on Halloween night, it's about identity.  First written as a short story for a Halloween storytelling at The Loft literary center, most of the book takes place on a star where costumes make the...