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Mary Griggs
Works at Pacific Training & Resources
Attended St. Andrews Presbyterian College
Lived in San Francisco
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I've updated my food blog with a recipe
I'm at my parents' home and we'll be heading to an Independence Day neighborhood potluck for lunch. They were already bringing a side dish but I thought I should bring a dessert, considering my app...
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I've updated my food blog with a drink recipe
Finding a use for slightly under ripe or frozen peaches just got a little easier with my CrockPot. I put the peaches and some other goodies in over low for a couple of hours and then pureed the res...
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I've posted a recipe on my food blog:
I've got a meeting to go to tonight and I know that it will go a lot smoother with a little chocolate accompaniment. These are a minty riff on my Gluten Free Fudge Brownies. You can do these with s...
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The US WNT plays Colombia in the next round of the Women's World Cup. #IBelieveThatWeWillWin! #WWC2015
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My blog on the tragedy in Charleston
My thoughts on the conservative response to the tragic shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. With tongue firmly in cheek: When it is a white guy,...
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I've updated my food blog:
I had wanted to try another New Orleans steakhouse for my birthday and finally found the time to visit Crescent City Steak House almost two months after my actual birthday with two good friends, Ch...
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I've updated my food blog with a recipe:
I'm at my parents' for July 4th and we pulled the shrimp trawl this morning. We were stalked by seagulls and a couple of dolphins but we pulled enough for a terrific lunch. This Shrimp Scampi recip...
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I've added a recipe to my food blog
I had some peaches in the freezer that were a little under ripe when picked. They were also hard, so I needed to soften them up and intensify their flavor. I turned to my brand new CrockPot for the...
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Occasionally I get asked if I have any advice for writers on how to create believable female characters while avoiding cliches, especially in fantasy novels where the expectations and settings may ...
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My new blog on the Confederate flag:
Instead of simply enjoying myself at the National NOW Conference, I spent time today in an online debate about removing the Confederate flag that flies over so many Southern capital buildings. Just...
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I've updated my food blog with a recipe:
I was raised on Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies. They were the first things I learned to bake and have always been my go-to recipe when craving home made cookies. However, I did spend almo...
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I believe!
The Women’s World Cup began this weekend, with games that ranged from a 10-0 blow-out to a nail-biter with a stoppage-time PK. Tonight the US team, ranked second in the world behind Germany, will play their first match, against Australia.  To get in the mood before kick-off at 7:30 ET, check out some clips ...
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Organizational Development, Human Resources and Strategic Planning consultant
Employment
  • Pacific Training & Resources
    Senior Consultant, 2001 - present
  • Forum For Equality
    Managing Director, 2009 - 2010
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San Francisco - Oakland - New Orleans - Washington, DC - Laurinburg, NC - Foley, AL - Silver Spring, MD - Atlanta, GA - Ft. Lewis, WA - Ft. McPherson, WA - Chattanooga, TN - Ft. Knox, KY - Montgomery, AL - Erlangen - Glyfada -
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Subverting the dominant paradigm
Introduction
Novelist and political activist living in New Orleans
Education
  • St. Andrews Presbyterian College
    History & Politics, 1986 - 1990
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