Monthly Archives: October 2011

Reader’s Voice October 2011!

Understanding Under a Crab Apple Tree by Melissa Krenek                   The stench of musk filled the air as fans of paper moved around fat necks.  Mouths were propped open either panting or praying, … Continue reading

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I Want My MTV: Uncensored Music History at Its Sweetest

Long before a time where 10-year old girls straightened their hair, wore make-up, had cell phones, or knew what Dior, Chanel, or Louis Vuitton were, existed the 1990’s. A time where I was a lot younger, chubbier, frizzier, and poorly … Continue reading

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How Do You Feel About Frog Frosting?

When I attempt to explain to my friends the premise of Happy Birthday, Little Witch by Deborah Hautzig, also known as the book of my youth, it sounds a little something like this: “There’s a witch, and it’s her birthday … Continue reading

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The Raven (Tenders)

First things first, I know I haven’t been posting much lately, but alas, the coffee demand at Starbucks is high and so are my hours. I’m not complaining though. How do you think I pay to keep this blog up … Continue reading

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The Legend of Pumpkin Cheesecake

Sometimes, a cheesecake comes along and it brings a tear to your eye. This is that cheesecake. Pumpkin cheesecake. I ate every bite of this cheesecake with an obnoxious smug on my face. I couldn’t wipe it off even if … Continue reading

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Cell

Cell by Rachel Yecco  To my right, I have a pile of written complaints and to my left, a computer containing e-mailed complaints from the last 9 hours. And they need to get filed! My life is a cell. even … Continue reading

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The Devil and Some Cookies

I’ve noticed a trend during my October readings. A majority of scary stories take place in Massachusetts. Fact. Maybe that’s why I’m so inclined to visit there. The Devil and Tom Walker by Washington Irving takes place in Massachusetts hub, … Continue reading

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