Mispillion Art League

Mispillion Art League

I will be hosting a book signing on March 21st at Mispillion Art League from 5-8 pm at 5 North Walnut Avenue in Milford A portion of the profits will benefit the Mispillion Art League. All books may be purchased on site and additional books may be purchased for the next 60 days which will… Continue Reading

chili love

chili love

  CHILI LOVE I invented this chili recipe the first year the restaurant was open for the chili contest during the Polar Bear Plunge. We won best vegetarian chili every year and most creative chili twice. It is the perfect antidote to unseasonably cold temperatures.   HOBOS AWARD WINNING CHILI LOVE   4 cups Cannellini… Continue Reading

My Vegan

My Vegan

MY VEGAN Inevitably, I fell for another handsome charmer, who convinced me that we were meant to get married and make babies together. I wanted more children, and he was socially acceptable, with all the right boxes checked. I would be the mommy, and he would be the daddy. I closed up my catering business… Continue Reading

Justice

Justice too

Justice This past week my uncle died. He had begun raping me nightly when I was four and the abuse continued until I was nine years old. When I was sixteen, I told my family what had happened. I was not believed. When he finally admitted it in my early twenties, I was blamed. I… Continue Reading

this is me…

this is me…

This is me… I was a fearless child. Wait…correction. I was a child for whom the unknown held no terrors. I can’t say as much for my ‘known,’ but when the unknown came knocking, I invariably rolled with the punches.  I was nothing else, if not resilient. My ‘known’ was bad enough. I’ve often examined… Continue Reading

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