Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

May 22, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Friday Night Special: Don’t Give Up

Yesterday I drove to an adjacent county. It is important that my hair remains its *natural color. (“Dad and I think you’ve given up,” said my younger daughter last week. I have not given up.) In other news, my sister’s twins turned 16. On their birthday my sister Cheryl Lloyd posted a poem on Facebook – some gentle life advice to them, if you will. …

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April 17, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post: Cheryl Lloyd on a Transcendent Hen

Book Title: The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly

Cheryl Lloyd runs like lightning when she’s not running after her three children or caring for patients in Oxford, North Carolina.  She loves to run on a trail and is slightly embarrassed that she recently binge-watched all five seasons of Breaking Bad while her children were watching multiple seasons of Brady Bunch.  In the perfect world, she would eat key lime pie every day for …

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