The First Carol

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Gender Female
Location Pacific Northwest, United States
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Introduction Globe explorer. Blogs on (un)celebrity encounters, extraordinary-ordinary people, local politics, tangles with kid(s), and navigates the white water of raising her kid while writing fiction and chasing a media career.
Interests marketing, coffee, innovative newspaper people, coffee, embarrassing my teenager, coffee, writing, editing, coffee, xhtml, facebook, twitter, coffee building community online, smart men--I mean really smart men, in absence of smart men then cute dogs:, Bolognese
Favorite Movies Kiki's Delivery Service, 魔女の宅急便
Favorite Books Native Speaker, Cloud of Sparrows, Autumn Bridge, The Weight of the Sun, Peace Like a River, Anna Karenina, Emily Ever After

You moved the pot before the coffee stopped brewing. Do you smell the mountains or the burro?

Neither, because I moved the coffee maker over to the glasstop stove and it melted. Why did I do that?! And here is my favorite quote of the moment: With all of our bravado of youth sucked from us, we clung more tightly to the tools of our parents than to those of our own invention. K. Bilderback