Good morning, Everyone. It’s a frosty December day here on the south shore of Long Island. Things are gearing up for the end of the year and holiday preparations. Hope your morning brew is hot. Pour your cup. Let’s catch up.
I am going to make it easy on myself and send you to my
Stories Served Around The Table November Re-Cap link. Thank you, in advance for indulging me. ,
Stories Served Around The Table November ReCap
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Hope you are hungry. recalls the tales that have been told around my family’s dinner table. The histories explain the motivations over bowls of macaroni, antics play out while slurping soup, and laughter echoes throughout the dining room. Pull up a seat. There’s always room. Becoming America’s Food Stories
is set in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, 1911. The story follows nine-year-old Lily, an American-born child of Sicilian immigrants, who wants to prove she is not a little kid. To be a big kid in the crowded tenement neighborhoods, she must tackle bigotry, bullies, disasters, dotty bakers, and learn to cross the street by herself The Heart of Bakers and Artists
picks up where The Dreams of Singers and Sluggers The Heart of Bakers and Artists left off.Lily has big dreams to sing out with her powerful voice, but must do EVERYTHING, since Mama fell into a deep depression, the baby is sick, and th e “Black Hand” terrorizes the neighborhood, threatening her chance to sing at the New York Highlanders Fourth of July baseball game.
Antoinette Truglio Martin is the author of Hug Everyone You Know: A Year of Community, Courage, and Cancer. The memoir is a wimpy patient’s journey through her first year of breast cancer treatment.