best birthday present ever…

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This is what my artistic wonder of a husband gave me for my birthday this year! It’s a sheet of copper (about 8X10) that he turned into an amazing piece of art. First, he created the image on his computer – using a 19th century map of NYC, the title of my forthcoming novel, and a gorgeous image of a …

My Tangled Bank

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My desk. My tangled bank. When I was small, I loved to visit my great aunt who lived in South Bend, Indiana. The Bader Avenue house was designed and built for her by her husband. It boasted many nooks and crannies that I adored – a rooftop landing off her bedroom, a cozy sunroom that was perfect for reading, a …