Unless you’re a writer, I imagine you haven’t been paying quite as close attention to the publishing industry and all its weirdness as I have, and that’s a shame, because it’s been really entertaining. Actually, entertaining isn’t the right word.  It’s been insane, but the kind of insane that’s unreasonably fun to watch from a safe remove.…

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I’m sorry.  I’m going to talk about losing weight and also not gaining weight, and trying to eat healthier, and what that even means, and also, I will be discussing vegan foods. Yes, I am apologizing for the last thing. I received two vegan cookbooks for Christmas, from my daughter, who thought it would be…

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Last year, sometime between the publication of Eve and The Spaceship Next Door I decided I should probably do something about my website problem. Specifically, I didn’t have a website.  Not really.  I thought I did, insofar as if you typed my name into a search engine you would land on a place called ‘genedoucette.me’ in which words had been placed…

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