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Writers as Readers: Cathedral

Cathedral Stories by Raymond Carver

The Writers as Readers book club met Tuesday, August 5th at B&N to discuss Cathedral by Raymond Carver. I selected this book because it seems that whenever I tell someone I write short stories, they always ask if I’ve read… 508 more words

Mary Lamphere

Modern Living Rocks

I had an install at 8 am this morning. That’s really early for me. When the doorbell rang and he said he was here with a dishwasher and microwave, I said “YAY!” and he replied, “It’s only a dishwasher and microwave, no need for such enthusiasm.” Obviously 8 am is early for him, too. 462 more words

Mary Lamphere

Long Distance Dedication

Dear Casey,

My long distance dedication request begins in December of 1985. I’d had an accident the previous summer and totaled my car so I was at the mercy of other drivers. 288 more words

Mary Lamphere

Word of Arting

I’m trying to pace myself– to keep Word of Art on your radar without beating you over the head with it.

It’s just…
I’M SO EXCITED! 454 more words

Mary Lamphere

The Problem is...

Do you hear that phrase a lot? I hear it all the time. I say it all the time.

The problem is I’m not hungry at breakfast time so if I eat breakfast I’m still hungry for lunch. 496 more words

Mary Lamphere

Candy Land

While waiting to have a prescription filled the other day, my husband and I were perusing the candy section at Walgreen’s, which is approximately 1/3 of the store. 570 more words

Mary Lamphere

My First Official Gramma Blog

I became a Gramma for the first time Tuesday, June 17*, 2014 at 9:23 pm.

The details: Pitocin was introduced about 7 am, an epidural was given as soon as possible, :). 463 more words

Mary Lamphere