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Kimberly Allen
Worked at A Butler's Manor B&B
Attended California State University, Fullerton
Lives in Southampton, NY
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Necessity, they say, is the mother of invention. For ten years (!), I've been trying to improve upon a version of French Toast I first tasted while staying at Howard House Bed and Breakfast in New Bern, NC. The owner, Kim ...
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Picture this: A warm afternoon. A shaded deck overlooking a vanishing perspective of grapevine rows. The sun, softened by afternoon sky, warming the cascaded fruit tucked beneath the copious green leaves. An occasional warm s...
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Flying a Kite
I was a child when Mary Poppins was first released, and it was remains one of my favorite Disney movies. We saw it first at a drive in theater, which was the theater option of choice for the first ten or so years of my life, and the dress code, of course, w...
I was a child when Mary Poppins was first released, and it was remains one of my favorite Disney movies. We saw it first at a drive in theater, which was the theater option of choice for the first ten or so years of my life, ...
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Paperback writer
On a sultry September day in 1997 (yikes, was it THAT long ago??), UPS rat-tat-tat-tatted on our front door with a square fat box addressed to me. Tears brimmed as I pulled the books from the box. Here they were, my first published book, the first hardcover...
On a sultry September day in 1997 (yikes, was it THAT long ago??), UPS rat-tat-tat-tatted on our front door with a square fat box addressed to me. Tears brimmed as I pulled the books from the box. Here they were, my first pub...
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The sense of touch, and an announcement
A while back I wrote that I believed  the future of traditional publishing was in trouble.  The future of the printed word has much to do with distribution channels (where and how do we get our books?) and with business models that, in my not so humble opin...
A while back I wrote that I believed the future of traditional publishing was in trouble. The future of the printed word has much to do with distribution channels (where and how do we get our books?) and with business models ...
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A birth announcement
Well...it's done. My third novel, CHOICE, has just been published on Kindle. The feeling is somewhere between giving birth and sending your child off to school for the first time. The book and I have lived together so long in solitary confinement, that it i...
Well...it's done. My third novel, CHOICE, has just been published on Kindle. The feeling is somewhere between giving birth and sending your child off to school for the first time. The book and I have lived together so long in...
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Thanks, Charlene! Straight to Kindle; they have a very clear process. Check it out  here: https://kdp.amazon.com/signin
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  • A Butler's Manor B&B
    Co-owner/chef
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Writer, co-owner/chef at A Butler's Manor B&B in Southampton, NY
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Co-owner & chef, A Butler's Manor B&B; and author of three nonfiction books: A BUTLER'S LIFE: SCENES FROM THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SILVER SALVER...A BUTLER'S MANOR: THE COOKBOOK...and WEDDING WONDERS, and two suspense novels, BLOOD EXPOSURE and NET STALKER, and a contemporary novel, CHOICE.
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  • California State University, Fullerton
    1981
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