December 24, 2007


My boyfriend is in the kitchen making truffles. The dark chocolate ones are: cardamom, lavender, St. Valentine’s (floral Russian tea), and Grand Marnier. The milk chocolate are peppermint and cinnamon. This year, for the first time, he’s making…Read More

December 19, 2007

Reaching Up

During the previous quarter of graduate school, in an assigned chapter of “Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama,” I found the following distinction between genre fiction and literary fiction: Reading literary fiction (as distinguished from fiction…Read More