Angel: Excuse me, Sir/Madam? There’s someone here for you.
God: Who Is It? It’s Not Trump Is It? MyName, I Can Not Stand That Guy.… Read More Are You There God? It’s Me, the Writer
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Editor: Hello lovely readers. If you remember the last time we were here… actually, I hope you don’t remember the last time we were here, as it ended in a brawl. Anyway, since then, my alter egos and I have had several heart-to-heart discussions, and we decided to have another go at this. Our Reporter self—… Read More Welcome to My Existential Crisis, Episode 2
At first I thought it was a WordPress prank. Upon further reflection, I realized it was true: one year ago on April 1st, I started this blog. Seems fitting that a blog named Feeding on Folly began on April Fools Day, don’t you think? Anyway, here’s my first post, if you’re curious. As for me,… Read More Happy Anniversary FoF! Also, Another Cookbook Review
Digging through the cookbook collection again – Lordy people, will this ever end? – and I came upon this one. Big oops! This should not have been in the “possibly discard” pile. If either of my sisters hear of this, they’ll be at my doorstep with pitchforks, toot sweet. So keep it under your hats, okay?… Read More On Family Roles, Sisters, & Mac & Cheese
I believe I wrote all of three posts when someone nominated me for my first blog award. I won’t go into all the reasons I ignored it, or every award I received after. There were numerous reasons, but the overriding one was this: They came with so many rules! I mean, holy cow! You had to post the… Read More On Awards and Learning to Be Grateful, Damnit
Not sure how it happened, but somehow I got on the mailing list for Ted Cruz. A letter came about a week ago, in an ordinary envelope, addressed to me. In the upper left corner it read: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Personal Business Not Printed or Mailed at Taxpayer Expense Normally I toss all political… Read More On the Mysteries of Mailing Lists & Ted Cruz
Some of you might remember, about a month ago I mentioned the book “Big Magic” by Elizabeth Gilbert, saying I should probably read it. I’m here to tell you I did. Full disclosure: I wasn’t part of love fest surrounding “Eat, Pray, Love,” Gilbert’s memoir and wildly successful bestseller. To be perfectly honest, I read two… Read More Do You Believe in Magic?