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Spotlight Saturday!!

This morning I was greeted by the gentle unfolding of the sunlight as it created a flashlight on Lake Michigan.

It is almost as if the clouds were pulled back like mysterious curtains, and the beams of light were sprinkled onto the water, gathering into one, solid and illuminating spotlight on the surface of Lake Michigan. 23 more words


Harvest Feast: Italian-style Canadian Cheeses

When my entertaining plans take on a life of their own and become an indomitable beast, I ask myself: what would the Italians do? Their philosophy for entertaining is extremely simple: use straightforward ingredients at their peak of freshness, pair them simply, and never obscure them. 9 more words

Women Ideas

#songoftheday: Sloan - False Alarm

Just about a week and a half until the new album.


My Top 30

Everyone should have a top five, a top ten, or even a top twenty.

I have a top thirty list.

That’s thirty literary magazines I want to see my work in. 147 more words

Sanchari Sur

42. Making Bombs for Hitler (Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch)

After attending the book launch (see previous blog post), Erin and I were inspired to read a selection of Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch’s books. We took turns finishing this novel during our holidays. 137 more words