Showing posts from May, 2011
SEA CHANGE cover art! I like it. The artist got Davy Fletcher's eye color exactly right. And we have ISBNs, and soon, it'll be a book! (June, 2011)

978-1-61124-122-8   (Electronic)
978-1-61124-958-3   (Paperback)

I was at the farmers' market this week and got carried away when I saw the lovely fresh blueberries.  Once I got them home I realized I'd never eat them all, so I tried making a blueberry pie.  It was a huge success and a couple people asked me for my recipe.  The original recipe called for 3/4 c. sugar.  I cut back to a scant 2/3 and next time I'll only use 1/2 c. because I like my fruit pies tart rather than overly sweet.  Note the pie takes four cups blueberries in two parts

1 (9 ") pie crust, baked
1/2 c. sugar
2 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/4 teaspoon salt
2/3 c. water
1 cup fresh blueberries
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 1/2 tablespoons orange liqueur (like Curacao)
3 cups fresh blueberries
Whipped cream or ice cream (optional)

1. In a large saucepan, combine sugar, cornstarch, salt and water.  Mix well, then stir in 1 cup blueberries.  Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture boils.  Reduce h…
I'm back!  Home from Israel, editing Sea Change, it's sad to leave but good to return.  Remember I said I saw my books in Jerusalem?  Here I am, holding Captain Sinister's Lady and Pirate's Price outside Gur Arieh Books, a store for new and used English books at 8 Yoel Solomon St. in Jerusalem