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  • Cook Food: A Manualfesto for Easy, Healthy, Local Eating, by Lisa Jervis (PM Press). Yes Means Yes!, eds. Jaclyn Friedman and Jessica Valenti (Seal Press).
  • Everything.  Eating, showering, walking the dog, cooking and cleaning, school work, reading.  Once I start actively writing, I can expect the next 8-12 hours to be spent doing nothing but writing.  Getting up to use the bathroom is frequently a stretch.
  • Yes! It's a total juggle, and one in which the balls fall out of the air more often than not. What I try to do is spend a chunk of time on each task, every day. If I...


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    The food of the future? Bugs! Read about my gustatory adventure with insects:
  • Elayne Clift posted a status
    Hot off the press! AROUND THE WORLD IN 50 YEARS: Travel Tales from a Not So Innocent Abroad (Braughler Books, March 2019). “All my life I have disagreed with Da...
  • Shelley Workinger posted a status
    But What Are They Eating on Deeyae? #FoodFic


  • Writing is like breathing--it keeps me alive. Writing is like eating--it nourishes me. Writing is like fine sprits--a distillation of emotions & truth.
  • Travel, writing candidly about travel, talking to people about my travel experiences, listening to a foreign conversation and learning to speak in other languages, eat...
  • Wow! This is a very intriguing topic. I've never heard of it, but it sounds like good story material. It falls into the "strange, but true" category. Like today, I was...