Poetry

Happy New Year! It’s June (not October)

2 months ago

No, it's not October, but unbelievably it is mid-June! A little testing hiccup recently re-sent subscribers a posting from October. Thanks to those of you who noticed! Incentive enough for me to write my Happy New Year message! What?? But it's June! And I say Wabi Sabi. I have Sheri Salata and Nancy Hala of the This is Fifty podcast to thank for my introduction[...]

Happy Father’s Day- or a little Pieppreciation

Poetry

Happy Father’s Day- or a little Pieppreciation

1 year ago

I’ve been thinking lately about family legacy, memories and pie. My friend Carole Murko with Heirloom Meals celebrates treasured family recipes and the memories that accompany them. For many people, pie memories relate to a mother or a grandmother’s passed down recipes.  Like Chrissy Kinsman who I met on Martha’s Vineyard recently, who holds vivid memories of her Grandmother Helen baking, especially biscuits. Chrissy still[...]

If I could just make pie! – Chrissy Kinsman, Pie Chicks

Poetry & Pie Stops

If I could just make pie! – Chrissy Kinsman, Pie Chicks

1 year ago

Last week I had a poetry & pie stop on Martha’s Vineyard which led me to Chrissy Kinsman, the Pie Chick! Wouldn’t you know that Chrissy was also an Ohio native (Avon Lake) and a graduate of The Ohio State University? Chrissy not only provided wonderful pies for Poetry & Pie, she bakes upwards of 500-700 pies a week in season for the hungry pie[...]