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About me

Occupation Writer
Location United States
Introduction I'm a former English teacher and children's book writer who lives in the woods with one husband and over 300 teddy bears. Please come visit my WP blog,Jama's Alphabet Soup,located at http://jamarattigan.com, featuring interviews with children's authors and illustrators, book reviews, thematic book lists, author recipes, alphabetica, delectable poetry every Friday, and seasonal themes centering around food in fiction. Must love soup and chocolate. No reservations required.
Interests riffing on food references found in literature, humor, poetry friday, collecting bears, bridgewater pottery, children's books, hawaii, england, bob dylan, whole foods, writing, cookbooks, baking, music, culinary history, picture books, edible art
Favorite Movies Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady, 50 First Dates, Notting Hill, Hard Day's Night
Favorite Music Dylan, Beatles, Paolo Conte, James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, Coldplay
Favorite Books To Kill a Mockingbird, Kira Kira, Secret Garden, Little Women, Little House books, anything by Truman Capote, Lois Lowry, and Katherine Paterson.