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Cooking "The Goldfinch" Part 8: Jasmine Caramels

Cooking “The Goldfinch” Part 8: Jasmine Caramels

When I was a kid, my sisters and cousins and I talked a lot about what we would choose for our final meal on earth. I’m pretty sure we got […]

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A Lemon Meringue Pie For Sylvia Plath

A Lemon Meringue Pie For Sylvia Plath

I’ve been quiet lately, I know, and I’m sorry. But listen, guys, my first draft goes in in 10 days. I’ve been pushing all my hard-to-write essays until the end, […]

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"We Have Always Lived in the Castle" Spicy Molasses Cookies

“We Have Always Lived in the Castle” Spicy Molasses Cookies

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been trying to keep things creepy around here before October is over. So far there has been brown butter buckwheat pancakes for Washington Irving’s […]

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