Posts about holidays


A Dickens Year and a Schrodinger’s Week

The week between Christmas and New Years’s is always a weird one for me. We’re poised on the brink between last year and next year, reflecting on 2023 and planning for 2024. Caught between leftover holiday indulgences and upcoming ... Read More  

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Happy Holidays!

The blog is going dark until 2017. Whichever holidays you celebrate this time of year, I wish you peace, joy, and abundant naps. See you next year! Read More  

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(Holiday) Customers From Hell… And How To Handle Them

Another piece from my archives for Throwback Thursday this week! After I defended my PhD, I took a job at Chapters (best job for aspiring authors ever). Most of my customers were fabulous, but one was truly possessed by ... Read More