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1st place (tie) 2019 PFTH Contest Historical Category for The Miseducation of Lord Elliott Bronson. Always Writing. Book blogger. JV Hearthstone. ADHD.

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@marthabwaters I remembered "meeting" you over tweets about forms of address for younger sons of dukes, and I wante… https://t.co/WmdgwzLHvj @RomMFA @EsmeDutcher Now that I have seen several episodes of Tiger King, I can report that the guy they featured (… https://t.co/8vdWM7rKzW @jessicadennis I am very excited for my scones. @_alexrowland @dannymatz90 I was going to tell you that I followed him on Twitter today and his video was the best thing I've seen all day. @bwyatt Cream tea scones from the King Arthur Flour Baker's Companion. @_alexrowland This guy is a catch. He exudes warmth and friendliness and he's *clearly* funny and witty and creative. @IlliNosey Those are pretty much my three favorite things too 😌12 has taken it upon herself to make scones. I have no idea how they're going to come out, but needless to say, I'm… https://t.co/Jg4IvzcX8T @IlliNosey This is my favorite site for recipes. Jeffrey does a lot with pasta and cheese and potatoes: https://t.co/8x1cPwvCKn @IlliNosey The Instant Pot is brilliant- what are some of your favorite things to eat?
3/29
2020
@AuthorKaraJ Yeah, every little symptom is scary now. It's so stressful. @ECrumrine We're getting takeout from a local restaurant owned by my daughter's classmate's family. Treat yourself, it's the weekend! @AuthorKaraJ I can empathize with this. I've been vaguely wheezy all week but I have no other symptoms, so I chalke… https://t.co/bcU3h2Wl4i @redbreastedbird I just watched this last night with one of my 10 year old twins. It holds up fairly well after 40 years! @NicolaMDavidson Thanks so much- I missed the discussion earlier today. That's sketchy af, and I see a few local li… https://t.co/IZ7GTXgh7LGood afternoon to the cats who hang around ancient ruins and good afternoon to them only.
Retweeted by Maureen @NicolaMDavidson Oh, I was wondering if there was any specific chatter out there, like "It's okay to pirate books b… https://t.co/BppODCgSga @NicolaMDavidson Who on earth is advocating for piracy?This campaign is about to pull off the impossible. We are beating Lindsey Graham in a new poll just released this w… https://t.co/NCTQeLrqvD
Retweeted by Maureen @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare I will neither confirm nor deny that I sent a exceptionally pleading request for that particular book. @Chas10Buttigieg @PeteButtigieg Video games are a great distraction during the pandemic. Get the Xbox or a Nintendo… https://t.co/vrzSDCqKQb @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare Very very true, but then they put Cat's book on Edelweiss and I have no chill at all whatsoever. @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare There's a box that pops up if I click "Review" but I haven't actually attempted to p… https://t.co/gtpJ9uM0mQ @RomGothSam Hi- link received- thank you so much for the invite! @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare Yeah, it's very tough because we aren't going to be able to spend the upcoming holid… https://t.co/j4pjvVjWNv @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare Backtracking to ask you two a question- I've been casually book blogging for years;… https://t.co/0kepyhP8vt @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare Yeah, it's very hard for me to be on the other side of the country from my mom and e… https://t.co/t0kB9SaZFn @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare Yeah, I'm very happy not to have to drive anyone anywhere or go to any appointments… https://t.co/3e4xIJgqSv @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare I don't think I've left the house since 3/13. My husband has been out a couple of ti… https://t.co/AKXX4zYsmy @alextweetsbooks @romansdegare I know it's an unrealistic expectation, but approving all the requests would go a lo… https://t.co/EJz8q9HD7B @masondeaver Ugh, not that fish again. @romansdegare @alextweetsbooks After seeing you two talking about this, I checked my account and I have an Edelweis… https://t.co/NPViG9R4sD @sarahmaclean If you're able to get a Switch, you should absolutely do it. Animal Crossing has been a nice distract… https://t.co/nnVgm5R5sf @LadyHawkins @beachsidebenji My bff lives in a different state and we have started a co-op Stardew Valley farm whil… https://t.co/bodnjvPqk7 @ehsleeta Audible has free stories too. It's ostensibly for kids, but there's a lot of classic literature available… https://t.co/5B22Nwwr4E @MandaCollins Yikes on bikes, that's not good at all. One can only hope that the author typed the email as some sor… https://t.co/H9lDEbfHRu @theandielawless Valid valid reasoning right there. @mirabel_chan Oh gosh, that’s so stressful! @mirabel_chan I signed up for Edelweiss around the same time as NetGalley back in 2015, but I received denials from… https://t.co/OVNtkZKzNo @thespendypencil It's called Vicious and it is AMAZING. They've been together for something like 50 years and they bicker constantly. @mirabel_chan I wandered over to Edelweiss because I heard about certain ARCs being over there (that weren't on Net… https://t.co/k8StlsWrrW
3/28
2020
@Nightingveil @Claribel_Ortega Twitter has been a wonderful distraction throughout this ordeal. @Nightingveil @Claribel_Ortega I would have been a lot more interested in biology in high school if we talked about… https://t.co/Cad6MIruTD @Claribel_Ortega @Nightingveil TBH, I thought it was some built-in birth control. Yes, I know people can get pregna… https://t.co/2cWY3TtI5B @Claribel_Ortega Bless him, that is a sign of true enlightenment @Claribel_Ortega Yeah, it was brutal this month and I foolishly bought Level 1 pads on Amazon 2 weeks ago bc there… https://t.co/nGhEYIlLWh @Claribel_Ortega I know multiple people who have all started in the past few days. It's like some sort of weird qua… https://t.co/jaDzUQ612F @thespendypencil Have you seen the show where Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi are boyfriends who bicker all the time… https://t.co/Mxqpy6kynL @HFeliciaG @RoseLerner Last year, we had a 6th grade parent/kid ADL seminar and the presenter said something vaguel… https://t.co/sI7axdlRumYesterday a hedgehog wearing glasses and a newsboy cap was the best thing I saw all say. Today, this is the best th… https://t.co/hj4EFPMVJE @ClaudiaLomond @leonieljones Of course they had sex on trains and they probably wrote about it in their letters to… https://t.co/wNXjZvaQoS @GraftonCommon Yup, no plans to leave the house whatsoever. @hal12182 @SureAsMel @FuckboisOfLit I love the writing too. It's so easy to get lost in a moody atmospheric book du… https://t.co/CfbvRIDCHZ @hal12182 @FuckboisOfLit Secret History is one of my favorite books of all time and I can't recommend it enough. Yo… https://t.co/n1Ks1lUmLz @hal12182 @FuckboisOfLit I usually have a kindle book, a paper book, and an audiobook going at the same time. I can… https://t.co/ZTWq7Nvubx @hal12182 @FuckboisOfLit I have If We Were Villains out from the library, which means that it's mine forever now, r… https://t.co/VgHEXRRTJv @theandielawless Same girl, same @CatSWrites Keep it forever and forget about the pedants 🤷‍♀️ @RoseLerner My bff's friend has a Jewish mom and a Gentile dad and I have a few friends with non-Jewish husbands, s… https://t.co/yKHQ0EDEMZ @RoseLerner But I went to Brandeis and clearly remember the scathing comments from men on the attractiveness of wom… https://t.co/9npkNDwy9W @RoseLerner Ugh, sorry- I forgot about Alexis. That part resonated w/ me bc we're somewhat of an interfaith family… https://t.co/REChTlnheF @RoseLerner Are you talking about Moira? Her character isn't Jewish; at one point, their son David describes himsel… https://t.co/24wdkSeyBb @allie_therin @allitemplebooks @vsheridanwrites @AmandaBryana1 @Jennie_Davids @parkerfoye @booksbybennetthttps://t.co/KdqLkYhW9HOne thing I’ve learned so far in quarantine is that my husband refuses to microwave anything for 45 seconds, he alw… https://t.co/1qoI83NE2y
Retweeted by Maureen“Every person who bears a legacy makes the choice of a partner with whom they will share it, whom the American peop… https://t.co/KAGMNVAxNG
Retweeted by Maureen @DresdenRose @courtneymilan He's thinking of the hospital in that Curious George book when George swallowed the puz… https://t.co/PB8yxjyGYEPreparing for trouble ✨ #teamrocket #Pokemon https://t.co/j3OmZpPV4j
Retweeted by MaureenToday I learned that @JustinTrudeau is apparently taking care of the kids ALONE while running Canada b/c his wife i… https://t.co/ngPpjB82Yz
Retweeted by MaureenI can’t wait till our kids have kids and they are stuck at home on a rainy long weekend and they call and apologize… https://t.co/ig8YJ1gjvh
Retweeted by MaureenHi, my name is Gretchen Whitmer, and that governor is me 👋 I've asked repeatedly and respectfully for help. We nee… https://t.co/6oHmPCFFcZ
Retweeted by Maureen @AnnabethAlbert @quicunquevult @alextweetsbooks The tricky thing is if you have wished for a book, NG locks you out… https://t.co/hd2foU8HkE @quicunquevult I am such a bad influence for letting my almost 13 year old watch What We Do in the Shadows (not the… https://t.co/twGXaiveEu
3/27
2020
@quicunquevult @alextweetsbooks @AnnabethAlbert Thanks for the info; the whole wishing feature is confusing and I h… https://t.co/38lt8AcZRK @theandielawless I did that on purpose, IJS. @alextweetsbooks Yes, that's very true, but my usually packed schedule is now wide open... concentrating isn't alwa… https://t.co/h1uPlCkp6Z“I am the First Son of the United States, and I’m bisexual. History will remember us.”
Retweeted by Maureen @alextweetsbooks I *should* be reading more, but I've been splitting my time between Animal Crossing & Stardew Vall… https://t.co/4QRAj9F91m @alextweetsbooks I made a bunch of requests on Edelweiss where I never have good luck, but I'm too busy focusing on… https://t.co/xLhpRCeZRn @alextweetsbooks @quicunquevult @AnnabethAlbert IDK if it's international, but the publisher grants wishes every Wednesday. @allie_therin @Monstermama2s @alextweetsbooks This is the best thing I have seen all day- omg @theandielawless- loo… https://t.co/pmG2tNcuMi @Pfenya I have no idea why we call it a "tarantula" lolFunny how @realDonaldTrump calls the 3K some families of four can expect to get (to TRY to help them thru the pande… https://t.co/mnElsJ5XnN
Retweeted by Maureen @Pfenya TIL a new word in German- I know vogel and spin from Dutch, and now I'm fascinated by bird spiders- great c… https://t.co/dn9DM7rGzz @ddale8 He needs to read the room. This is not the time for being cute. @CKnightWrites There's been chatter in town groups on FB about schools not doing enough, which I didn't get because… https://t.co/GDsfwakgNQ @romancingread Yes, having a reading buddy sounds like a lovely plan. The Pansies audiobook is so much fun- I lov… https://t.co/MWPT7gwAYv @CKnightWrites So, as I was tweeting about our school situation, an email came through: they're sorting out actual… https://t.co/1UrEp6HkpQ @CKnightWrites In my state, they can't teach any new material for virtual learning, so activities are enrichment--… https://t.co/0gBIoNrFlZ @CKnightWrites I'm sending all the positive vibes your way. I hope they can provide some sort of alternative to thi… https://t.co/a7egfdJfml @BookNerd216 My local friend was doing a Zoom bootcamp class, so I joined in because it was something to do other t… https://t.co/yd0M7GM6Gs @romancingread Okay, okay, so I'm currently listening to Pansies and then I was going to listen to Seven Summer Nig… https://t.co/FDDkTVFss5 @romancingread This has been on my list forever-- I've been holding off because I can't bear to be in a situation w… https://t.co/L7VUzwq2wqHe was just a boy standing in front of a boy, asking him for a business license. Take a dive into how #SchittsCreekhttps://t.co/nNFJYYbHww
Retweeted by Maureen @sarahmaclean @BKLYNlibrary Oh no, that's horrible-- I'm sure you're not the only one who is just now realizing tha… https://t.co/QC4Gdv3vaj @TideLineArt I see a pipe, blue/white pottery, a bobblehead, and then this thing https://t.co/QkPSmCQVQROK, buckle up. I wanna talk to you about Triscuit. https://t.co/Tg7334OSbc
Retweeted by Maureen @ryanoconn You've gotta get some gains if you're gonna enjoy the grains. @RevDaniel Exactly, it's discriminatory against the most vulnerable people in society. There has to be some way to safely accept cash. @RevDaniel Maybe they could purchase a Visa gift card from a store that accepted cash, but I guess the tricky thing… https://t.co/x8u07GMTAb
3/26
2020
@pipervaughn @JulesLovesBooks Yeah, that's way too much for 5th/6th grade. Our town has come out and said no more t… https://t.co/WyZVL63Lnx
3/25
2020

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