About Jamie

Jamie loves reading and writing, and she's especially fond of fantasy, science fiction, and horror. She also enjoys RPGs (both tabletop and console), crocheting, baking, and hiking, and she's passionate about unicorns, tea, flannel shirts, novelty socks, and William Shatner.

Author Archive | Jamie

Lit Loves: Mary Robinette Kowal, Author and Puppeteer

If you enjoy Jane Austin and think adding magic can improve anything, you'll adore this Lit Love! Read more »

Lit Loves: Peter S. Beagle, Novelist, Poet, and Songwriter

This Lit Love has won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards, and he received a World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2011. Read more »
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Two Ways to Spice Up Your Cider This Season

Learn to craft our Chai Spiced Spiked Cider or the classic Stone Fence cocktail! Read more »
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Avast, me hearties! Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day!

It be the finest and proudest of all the holidays, International Talk Like A Pirate Day! Read more »
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Fashion in Film: Gidget, the Original Surfer Girl

The movie is full of dreamy guys, covetable swimsuits, and adorable dresses. Read more »
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GenCon: The Best Four Days in Gaming

GenCon is North America's largest annual tabletop-game convention. Read more »
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Why Mary Stewart’s Books Should Be Your Beach Reading This Summer

Mary Stewart was an inspiration, and I hope that someday I can be half the writer that she was. Read more »

Lit Loves: Edith Wharton, First Female Pulitzer Prizewinner

Find out why we love this Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Read more »
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Lit Loves: Why We Still Think About The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden was my very first favorite book -- the very first one that swept me away into another world and made me care about the characters as much as any friend I'd ever had. Read more »
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Show Your Jurassic Love with These Dinosaur-Themed Products

If you love dinosaurs are much as we do, you'll definitely want to get your hands on these dino-themed items. Read more »
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