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tracy-ewens's picture
Jun.26.2013
If you mix an egg white and citrus in a drink, the acid sort of cooks the egg white and makes the drink creamy and yummy. I did not know that. I suppose I knew meringue is a similar concept, but I'd never seen an egg white put into a cocktail.  I like surprises.  Not the jump out from...
dale-estey's picture
May.29.2013
As if we ever did. The thought of a writer having vile alcohol is akin to watching a fish ride a bicycle. Hmm - "Drink like a fish."   Well - OK - I admit to having a couple of beer at university. And Chaucer might have had a flask or two. And Shakespeare seemed to know the effects. And...
jennifer-mclagan's picture
Jan.04.2013
New year's makes us think of resolutions .... read more
kirsten-imani-kasai's picture
May.22.2012
After nearly two years of "vacation," I'm ready to get back to work on "Asta Requited") the third and final novel in what I've unofficially dubbed The Raven Scribe series (book 1 Ice Song, book 2 Tattoo). It's as if I've been traveling in a distant land on a mission or Peace Corps...
marilyn-jaye-lewis's picture
Aug.10.2011
...however. I took Bill to the airport yesterday at 8 AM, and from that moment on, the heat wave has really & truly broken. The weather has been really just unbelievably gorgeous. No AC on, no humidity, a bright blue sky with puffy white clouds, no extreme heat, a lovely little rain storm...
heywood-gould's picture
Nov.24.2010
Reprint from Nov. 2008 Soho, 1974 BC, Before Coach...(Prada and Gucci.) Old cast iron buildings, half sweatshops, half artists' lofts. $500 a month gets you 5000 feet of raw space. Spring Street Bar, the hippest place in the city, just ask us. On a good night you can see Johns and Cage...
heywood-gould's picture
Nov.24.2010
Reprint from Nov. 2008 Soho, 1974 BC, Before Coach...(Prada and Gucci.) Old cast iron buildings, half sweatshops, half artists' lofts. $500 a month gets you 5000 feet of raw space. Spring Street Bar, the hippest place in the city, just ask us. On a good night you can see Johns and Cage...
jenny-block's picture
Oct.27.2010
This Saturday, October 23, sixty-one domestic and seventeen international teams gathered in Lynchburg, Tennessee (pop. 361) for the 22nd Annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue. I was honored to be invited to be a judge at this year’s competition, and after taking a Kansas...
linda-yoshida's picture
Apr.20.2010
Besides the sun and fun of summer, June brings with it an incredible cocktail party at my home which was orchestrated by talented author, Krisitna McMorris and  Doernbecher's Children's Hospital board members. Lucky bid winners will have an opportunity to rub elbows with an amazing group of authors...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Feb.09.2010
We are all talk about the garden these past days. With a few dry days we get overly excited and fool ourselves into thinking that there will be no more rain and March winds won't come this year and April storms seem suddenly outrageously impossible.  New soil is on our lips and potatoes and how we...