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Jessica Smith

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Jessica Smith, founding editor of Foursquare and name magazines and libraries editor for Boog City, is the librarian for Indian Springs School in Birmingham, AL. She has authored numerous chapbooks including, most recently, mnemotechnics (above/ground press), and one book, Organic Furniture Cellar (Outside Voices). Her second book is forthcoming from Chax Press. about.me/jessicasmith

I have joined the low-residency MFA program at Miami University, where Hoa Nguyen and Laura Van Prooyen are the poetry mentors.  These poets join the experimental-minded poetry faculty in Miami’s residential MFA program, Keith Tuma, Cathy Wagner, and cris cheek … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Amazing Crockpot Recipes

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life-list

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Chosen By The Alien Boss

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“Teasing, Evie. You started it, on the dance floor, grinding against other men like you’ve been starved of cock your whole life.”
Jessica Smith, Godcorp III: Deliverance

“Spicy Cream of Chicken Soup Ingredients: 1 large onion, chopped 2 carrots, chopped 1 1/2 garam masala 5 cups chicken stock 1/4 cup parsley 3 pound chicken, quartered 1/2 cup long grain rice 1 cup half and half cream 1 cup frozen peas Salt and pepper to taste Directions: 1. Add onion, carrots, stock, parsley, garam masala, chicken, and rice to slow cooker and stir. 2. Cover and set slow cooker to low heat for 9 to 10 hours. 3. Remove chicken from stock with a slotted spoon and place on cutting board. 4. Remove meat from bones; dice chicken; dispose of skin and bones. Leave chicken on cutting board for now. 5. Puree vegetables and stock in a food processor until smooth; return to slow cooker. 6. Add cream and peas to slow cooker; return chicken to slow cooker. 7. Add salt and pepper until it reaches desired taste. Also, add more garam masala if desired. 8. Cover and set slow cooker on low for 20 minutes. Serving Suggestions: Add a delicious side of carrot or coconut rice to this spicy and savory soup.”
Jessica Smith, Amazing Crockpot Recipes

“The person I am in the company of my sisters has been entirely different from the person I am in the company of other people. Fearless, powerful, surprising, moved as I otherwise am only when I write.”
Franz Kafka, Diaries of Franz Kafka

“Un mot et tout est perdu, un mot et tout est sauvé.”
André Breton

“To some people
Love is given,
To others
Only Heaven.”
Langston Hughes, The Collected Poems
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“For a very long time everybody refuses and then almost without a pause almost everybody accepts.”
Gertrude Stein

“I was a Flower of the mountain yes when I put the rose in my hair like the Andalusian girls used or shall I wear a red yes and how he kissed me under the Moorish wall and I thought well as well him as another and then I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he asked me would I yes to say yes my mountain flower and first I put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes I said yes I will Yes.”
James Joyce, Ulysses

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Daniel
Jessica, I've added Zen and your other books to my to-read list.


message 1: by Izi

Izi Tnx for add pretty author ... i wish u good luck ... health & wealth ;)


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