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Tampa: Hate Read

July 29, 2013

Tweet This weekend I hate-read Tampa by Alissa Nutting It sounded interesting: From Amazon: In Alissa Nutting’s novel Tampa, Celeste Price, a smoldering 26-year-old middle-school teacher in Florida, unrepentantly recounts her elaborate and sociopathically determined seduction of a 14-year-old student. Celeste has chosen and lured the charmingly modest Jack Patrick into her web. Jack is […]

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July 23, 2013

Tweet I know I’ve been a terrible blogger lately, not updating often, but I have a great excuse in the first degree. I’ve been plotting murder, also in the first degree, and a coverup. I have alibi witnesses all lined up and just need a Patsy to pin this whole thing on, so if you’re […]

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It’s Never Good News

July 10, 2013

Tweet Hey, remember how I got cast in Listen To Your Mother NYC show? Well, the video is finally here! Here I am, blathering about how “It’s Never Good News.” And check out the Listen to Your Mother channel for fantastic, poignant and humorous stories about motherhood.

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Summer 2013 Reading List

June 29, 2013

Tweet Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. So please click on them and buy a car or a space shuttle. I have big plans to read this summer. Big Plans! To Read! This Summer! I have a Kindle, and it’s linked to my credit card, so all I have to do is basically press […]

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May 14, 2013

Tweet I woke up on Mother’s Day with three thoughts. 1. I have to get off Level 65 on Candy Crush, but I don’t think it’s humanly possible. 2. Dear Lord, I hope this isn’t the year that my kids decide to surprise me with breakfast in bed because I’m much too crumb-conscious to ever […]

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LTYM vs. Baseball

April 13, 2013

Tweet Here is a conversation that we’ve been having at our house lately. Me: So as you’ve probably heard, I’ve been cast in Listen to Your Mother, so I’m basically a huge star. Everyone else: … Me: I don’t blame you for being stunned. Although it was really just a matter of time before I […]

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March 21, 2013

Tweet Today is Thursday and my son and husband are in sunny Florida and my daughter and I are in snowy New York City. I am  starting to suspect that I am doing marriage wrong. But the good news is that we will all be going to Florida this weekend, so it’s not like we’re […]

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March 11, 2013

Tweet I knew that it was inevitable, but I didn’t think it would happen in a room full of people. Yesterday afternoon I attended my first rehearsal for Listen to Your Mother and to start we had to go around the room and introduce ourselves. Whenever I hear anything along the lines of “let’s go […]

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