Welcome to the Caffeine Corner. Once a month I post a little something and give away a free copy of a book (could be an e-book too—depending on my mood) and a fun mug to one person who comments and is subscribed to my blog. This month I’m going to give away a mug, some […]

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A couple of years ago around this time, I started a project called my Year of Trees. I took a picture of the same street every week for a year, noting the changes to the trees that line that road and then put it into a video. I really enjoyed it and a number of […]

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Movie Quotes! I was watching Dead Poets Society and thinking about how iconic some of the lines from that movie have become. Some are from poems, of course, but they were brought out of obscurity by the movie. There are a lot of quotes that have stayed with me, but here are some of the […]

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FA LA LA LA LA, LA LA—wait! Wrong season! But it’s still holiday season—it’s the Witching Season! ‘Tis the season for spooky movies, Boo boo boo boo boo, boo boo boo BOO Grab some popcorn and some cookies, Boo boo boo boo boo, boo boo boo BOO Curl with a cat in a cozy blanket, […]

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One thing I love is a good soup. I love pumpkin soup, but it’s problematic with histamine intolerance. But butternut squash doesn’t seem to set off reactions and so I decided to try it in my pumpkin soup recipe. This recipe has no gluten, dairy, or nuts EXCEPT for coconut milk. Butternut Squash Soup 2 […]

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A couple of years ago around this time, I started a project called my Year of Trees. I took a picture of the same street every week for a year, noting the changes to the trees that line that road and then put it into a video. I really enjoyed it and a number of […]

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Speaking of the Witching Season and candy (Brain Candy Friday–get it????), what are your favorite Halloween candies? I can’t eat most candies anymore, but oh man, I miss Reeses Peanut Butter Cups and Candy Corn. LOVE both. So what are your favorites for the season?

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Okay, I’m going to clarify this again because I keep getting blog questions and emails and Facebook questions and not all of them are very polite (in fact, a few we have deleted because I will not be the target of passive aggressive people). The facts: I LOVED writing Whisper Hollow. But…because not enough people […]

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Every year at this time, I post a blog that I call Welcome to the Witching Season. This year is no different. This is my favorite time of year. This is the season of the witch, the season of gargoyles and ghosts, of magick and bonfires. This is the season when the mists rise, and […]

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It’s time for my annual autumn contest! One winner will receive a tote bag o’ goodies, but you can only win if you follow the entry rules: You must be 18 or over to enter. You must live in the USA (postage, people). (If you live outside the US but have a friend in the […]

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