Sep22009

Alexia’s London: Supper September 2, 1876

Contemplation - Flowers

Supper for Today, 1876, in a London Townhouse

  • Mock Turtle Soup – made with calf’s head, tongue, and sherry
  • Brown Minced Veal – seasoned with lemon and mushroom ketchup
  • Vegetables – asparagus, cabbage sprouts, and sea kale
  • Carrot pudding – with raisins, currents, and nutmeg served with a brandy sauce

Gail’s Daily Dose
Your Infusion of Cute:
Some lovely steampunkable jackets from Net A Porter

Your Tisane of Smart:
2,000-yr-old bronze statue of roman emperor Augustus discovered in Germany
Your Writerly Tinctures:
King Stephen Fry on A Short History of Copyright – funny and informative from His Most Royal Majesty, the Ruler of Twitterham.

CAKE in Space: With agent.
Soulless: Another review. Best bit: “Soulless is a laugh out loud ride for the thrill seekers among us–full of twists, turns, and werewolf fur. Just don’t spill your tea.”
Changeless: Awaiting copyedit. Release date currently April 2010.
Blameless: Gone off to betas.

Quote of the Day:
“There is a lot more juice in grapefruit than meets the eye.”
~ Author Unknown

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