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SEPTEMBER BOUQUET

I think I go through it every year at this time. I don’t even know what to call it: shutting down, transitioning, …

BMV new cover

THE UPS OF AUTHORING

Well, it’s that time. BLUE MOON VEGETARIAN has been out long enough that the grumblers have started showing up. The argument? Marketing folks …

garbology

BETWEEN WORLDS

I’ve spent the past two weeks with my aging parents, helping them navigate the here and now while trying to survive myself in …

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JOURNEY IMPERFECT

The moment every writer dreads: turning on the computer to your most current project, only to find it missing, gone, vanished into the …

cookbook spring fever

COOKBOOK PHOTOSHOOT

Oh my goodness. Don’t EVER let anyone tell you that photographing food is easy. Here is the line-up for the last 48 …

vegetarians taste better

VEG STEREOTYPE BUSTER #1

Vegetarian Stereotype #1–Vegetarians are Wimpy Hippies Who Eat Nothing But Salad Oh come on. Do you really think entire cultures would shun …

BMV new cover

GREAT NEWS!

Remodeling and revision and reinventing are themes in my life. If you’ve read my work you know that my formative years were …

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GODDESS OF FERTILITY DAY

March 18 is Goddess of Fertility Day. You remember Aphrodite, I assume, from your high school mythology class. Turns out the favors …