Alyssa Harad

@alyssaharad

Writer. Led mostly by the nose. COMING TO MY SENSES: A Story of Perfume, Pleasure and an Unlikely Bride (Viking) now out and about in the world.

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It is a mistake to consider The Fool naive. His strengths are joy, enthusiasm and fearless curiosity. Last one:

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Because asked for one-- a rather noble head shot of my little terror/terrier.

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Final dragon tweet of the day: Dragon Cauliflower! (a.k.a. Romanesco)

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And to all a good night!

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Wishing comfort and joy to you all this evening, and every evening you need some. Something like this:

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COMING TO MY SENSES will be out July 2, 2012 from Viking. I can hardly believe it. But I have to, because...look.

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COMING TO MY SENSES will be out July 2, 2012 from Viking Press. I can hardly believe it, but it must be true because THESE are here.

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COMING TO MY SENSES will be out from Viking Press on July 2, 2012. I can hardly believe it. But it must be true, because these are on the kitchen counter.

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Oooh la la. Looking at my invite to Mandy Aftel's Holiday Sale this weekend, and wondering where my teleporter is.

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Bottle tree.

Beet tails. Cat paw.

And for the true junkies, the list of ingredients on the back. Yes! Eugenol AND oakmoss! And yet I live to tweet!

Btw, that perfume the truculent Frenchman sold me? The one I'd been chasing for years? Behold:

Sign I married the right man #792: just gave me this to celebrate my sending off first proofs of my MS.

Pogo!

Cook who just deep fried turkey in a stockpot over kerosene burner.

Deep fried turkey. "Like a burnt football," says the cook.

Turkey and fryer. #mmmmm

Buddies.

Speak to me of persimmons, dear tweeps. What should I do with these rapidly softening beauties?

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