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My favorite books about writing:

Eats, Shoots and Leaves by Lynne Truss. Very British humor about those annoying people who are sticklers about grammar.

I have a mirror blog on Tumblr ( You could go to the Fictional Construction Tumblr, but it would be the same as the one here. Up to you.

I like King Arthur flour and some of their ingredients. Their recipes, well, I don’t always agree with them, but I know they always work. I really do need to start blogging about that. I used to recommend their cocoa, but they stopped selling the kind I like. I’ve switched over to Penzeys for the cocoa and a bunch of other stuff.  They have absolutely excellent vanilla, extracts and spices. Update on the cocoa. I’ve discovered Droste cocoa, hideously expensive, but a very nice flavor. It’s a twice a year treat sort of thing.

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