Full Plates Full Potential. An organization trying to end hunger in Maine where 1 out of 5 kids do not have enough to eat.
The Dempsey Challenge. In Lewiston, Maine, walk, run, or ride to help care for individuals and families affected by cancer. “Founded in Lewiston, Maine by actor Patrick Dempsey, the Dempsey Center provides a personalized, holistic and integrated approach to cancer prevention, education and support. All services are provided at no cost to anyone impacted by cancer regardless of their socioeconomic circumstances or where they receive their medical treatment.
Btselem, doing the right thing in the West Bank
“Vacationland,” an excerpt from my book. Published on Lithub.
Erik Madigan Heck, not just your everyday neighbor or photographer.
Since 1870, Malatya Pazarı in Istanbul for spices and Turkish delight
It’s never too late: ‘Dow Chemical loses key ruling in dioxin pollution dispute’
House of Literature. Oslo. Everything you need: coffee, wine, beer, books, smart discussions, smart people
Rolfs Kök, for the veal brains. Stockholm.
Dresses. Ulla Johnson. Oh the places I shall go in these.
Lithub.com Just what it says: a hub of literary things.
Black Mountain Ski Area – I grew up skiing here. Cheap tickets, great terrain.
Border Collie Rescue at Glen Highland Farm – I wish I could get this kind of dog, but then I’d never go anywhere.
Moro. If you are in London and don’t eat here, you are a fool.
Looking to buy a Kilim flat weave rug from Turkey? No? Well, you should and you should buy them from Hamza at Noah’s Ark.
Where I buy seeds when I buy them, Baker Creek. I highly recommend the “perpetual spinach,” which is really a chard, but also a spinach. Goes all summer into November (in zone 6). Otherwise, I harvest my own seeds.
Freeman’s. More than a literary magazine; it’s where you can buy an excerpt from my book!