Monthly Archives: December 2010

Mussels and meat

I’m not a food reviewer but I know when something tastes good. Especially mussels because I am from the coast of Maine. So — I’ve been to three new restaurants lately: here’s my take on the grub. Happy hour at … Continue reading

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De-stigmatizing mental illness

I used to be afraid of going crazy. There’s serious mental illness in my family, which I won’t discuss because I can only out myself. I’ve lived through the Women’s Movement, the Civil Rights Movement, and now the Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Revolution. … Continue reading

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March brings the Tucson Festival of Books

It’s been unseasonably winterly in Tucson. Three nights in a row that temperatures have plunged to below 30 degrees! Pastel sheets and pillowcases are spread over my plants. Car windshields had to be scraped by early risers. There were many … Continue reading

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