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kated

Member since May 18, 2010

ABOUT ME

Web Site
/lucyandmilo.com

Right now, I'm reading:
"A Happy Marriage," by Rafael Yglesias

My favorite story of all time is:
"What We Talk About When We Talk About Love" by Raymond Carver

In bed I like to read:
Fiction?

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
Various Internet places of varying, er, intellectual rigor.

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
I found peanut butter in my eyebrow.

kated’s Latest Memoir of 5

“Milo. Worth a day of labor.”

 
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