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The Beautiful Truth with Susan Wingate

AS LIARS, FICTION WRITERS MUST CREATE A BEAUTIFUL TRUTH

Here, where I sit this morning, the white noise of the den’s wall heater competes to block out a songbird’s melancholy call, one that starts out hopeful on a high note but then falls in three lonely steps. Or maybe something about me, about my mood […]

SUSAN WINGATE’S HOUSE RULES

HOUSE RULES by Susan Wingate

A chickadee just landed on our stainless steel barbecue out back on the porch where I have placed a bowl of mixed seeds for finches and other songbirds. I can only imagine, from here, the sound of its feet as they tap across the metal. We feed the animals that […]