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I've been wanting to make thumbprint cookies ever since I first tried one. Unsurprisingly, they're fun and easy to make! Here's the recipe I used... Thumprint cookies recipe from Food Network 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at elephantine
I'm happy to hear that! :)
Toggle Commented Mar 14, 2017 on march 12th at elephantine
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I recently started volunteering as a tutor for Reading Partners, a wonderful program for helping kids who are behind in their expected reading level. It's great because as a tutor you get to work with the same student every week... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2017 at elephantine
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An abstract moment. Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2017 at elephantine
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Some bright flowers for a rainy day. Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2017 at elephantine
oh, thanks so much! I appreciate it!
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
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Over a year ago, Grant had started noticing so many little yellow notes stuck up all over the house. That was not entirely new. Fiona had always written things down—the title of a book she’d heard mentioned on the radio... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at elephantine
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Happy Friday! Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at elephantine
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New earrings in the shop. Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2017 at elephantine
Oh, what a compliment! thank you, Anna. I so appreciate it.
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2017 on a new short story at elephantine
thank you so much, Helen. I'm really glad to hear that and I appreciate you reading the story!
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thanks so much, Jeannie! x
Toggle Commented Feb 25, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thanks so much, angie! I can't remember exactly when the idea came to me, but it started with the mental image of a couple who had gotten separated somehow while on a hike – everything else about the story developed from there a piece at a time. hopefully I'll have another story to share soon :)
Toggle Commented Feb 25, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
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Leaf collecting. Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2017 at elephantine
thanks so much for reading it, Briel!
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thanks so much, Natalie!
Toggle Commented Feb 23, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thanks, Ana :)
Toggle Commented Feb 23, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thanks so much, Jessica!
Toggle Commented Feb 23, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
thank you, Marisa!
Toggle Commented Feb 23, 2017 on bliss at elephantine
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It arrived! A very good mail day indeed. I mentioned this last month, but in case you missed it: my short story, "Bliss," was just published in Carve's Winter 2017 issue. It's a story about a couple on their honeymoon.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at elephantine
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Currently reading & loving Commonwealth by Ann Patchett. Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2017 at elephantine
Posted Feb 6, 2017 at elephantine