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Bill Smith

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Bill Smith has served as chef at Crook’s Corner for more than a decade. His essays have been featured in newspapers and on radio and television, and his recipes have been selected for 150 Best …

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February 6, 2014

Brian Robertson

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A native Texan and full-time musician, Brian Robertson plays the blues in Austin. He has worked as a radio talk show host, a museum director, a busboy, and a phone crisis hotline counselor. He has …

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Roy Rowan

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Roy Rowan has been a correspondent and editor for LifeTime, and Fortune… and has contributed to other major magazines. He is the author of numerous books and articles on business, foreign affairs, 

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January 30, 2014

Stephen Scanniello

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Stephen Scanniello is best known as the gardener who transformed the Cranford Rose Garden of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden into one of the world’s most acclaimed rose gardens. President of the Heritage Rose Foundation and…

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Gregory Sherl

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Gregory Sherl is the author of four poetry collections, which include Glow, Monogamy Songs, Heavy Petting, and The Oregon Trail Is the Oregon Trail, which was shortlisted for the 2012 Believer Poetry Award. His poetry…

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Michele Raffin

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Michele Raffin is president of Pandemonium Aviaries, a conservation organization dedicated to saving birds. A former high-tech executive, Raffin began taking in abandoned and discarded birds fifteen years ago, housing them in her backyard a…

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Aurelia C. Scott

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Aurelia C. Scott lives in Portland, Maine, where she grows roses and other flowering plants. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Fine Gardening, Cottage Living, and Yankee…, among other publications.

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Susan Hand Shetterly

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Susan Hand Shetterly, a former wild bird rehabilitator, has written about wildlife and wildlands for over twenty years. She is the author of the essay collection The New Year’s Owl… and several children’s books. She

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Melanie Sumner

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Melanie Sumner is the author of The School of Beauty and Charm, a novel, and Polite Society, stories. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, she earned her MFA from Boston…

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Felicia C. Sullivan

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Felicia C. Sullivan is a graduate of the Columbia University MFA program. She is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee and a Best American Essays notable. Her work has appeared in the Huffington Post, Swink, Post…

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