Jennifer Worrell

Author of Short Fiction

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Ready for My Close-Up, Tallulah

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (0)

The other day I was reading yet another writing craft book.  I like to make myself nuts with all the things I could be doing wrong.  I never had an overly critical mother or mother-in-law, so maybe I feel like I'm missing out.  Life is pain.  And so it goes...

Point of view has never been my strong suit.   It's not entirely my fault, however.  First and second person are easy peasy; third, not so much. ...

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Posted on October 7, 2015 at 7:40 PM Comments comments (0)

“We've all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare.  Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true.”  ~ Robert Wilensky

Maybe so, but I'm willing to give it a shot.

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The Angel and Devil('s Food Cake) on My Shoulder

Posted on October 7, 2015 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

I belong to an online chat site made up of like-minded food enthusiasts (don't call them foodies).  Every year, they gather for a day-long, gluttonous picnic. The rules are few: 1) bring something edible and 2) eat, drink and be merry.  It's a wonderful thing.


This year I didn't plan well and wasn't be able to attend, much to my dismay.  I dropped off a seldom-used deep fryer for a friend but on my way out, two other friends convinced me that I should com...

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