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AUSTRALIA VS USA: COFFEE

Hey Everyone! One of my first great experiences as an American cook who loves learning about food is how amazing the coffee standard here in Australia is. source

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Michelin Guide Guangzhou 2019: See the Full List

Michelin Guide Guangzhou 2019 has been released, with news of the first two Michelin starred restaurant making the listing plus an increase in the city’s total number of Michelin starred restaurants, rising from eight to eleven.  Jiang By Chef Fei , located at the Mandarin Oriental hotel, claims the title as …

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Why, Why, Why? Interrogating Characters About Their Motivations

Photo by Ksayer1 Do you remember that news clip of US figure skater Nancy Kerrigan’s long, drawn-out “Whyyyyy? Whyyyyy? Whyyyyy?” after a hired assailant bashed her across the knee right before the US Figure Skating Championship that would determine the 1994 Olympic team? Media outlets played the wailing clip over …

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US Chef Anthony Myint Wins the Basque Culinary World Prize 2019

US Chef Anthony Myint has been named as the recipient of the Basque Culinary World Prize 2019; an award given to a food professional in recognition of their use of gastronomy as a force for positive change.  Myint, from restaurant Mission Chinese Food in San Francisco, was picked for his work tackling one of …

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There Are No Wasted Words: Power to the Pantsers

courtesy Flickr’s -missmonypenny- Please welcome WU community member and author Carol Newman Cronin to Writer Unboxed today! A bit about Carol: Carol Newman Cronin is an award-winning author, editor, and Olympian. She is represented by April Eberhardt, and her fourth novel, Ferry to Cooperation Island, will be published in the spring of 2020. …

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