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Writing is terrible. Just ask the figure in Leonid Pasternak's "Throes of Creation"

Day Job

As a small child, I assumed I would grow up to sing on Broadway, preferably starring alongside Gene Kelly, star of some of my favorite musicals: Singing in the Rain, Brigadoon, and An American in Paris. I was not a little heartbroken when I saw That’s Entertainment! at some point and

It's a brick... house...

On becoming a land baron(ess)

Josh, my husband, and I bought a house today.  Our second one.  We bought it because it was cheaper to buy another house than to pay rent on one in the town where he works.  We were only able to buy it because my parents