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Jellyfish Haiku

Another haiku for your reading pleasure.

December 14th, 2015|0 Comments
  • NaNoWriMo-2013


I won another NaNoWriMo 50,000 word challenge!

December 1st, 2013|0 Comments
  • Maureen C. Berry's desk


Halfway through NaNoWriMo.

November 14th, 2013|0 Comments
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Musings and cravings.

April 5th, 2013|0 Comments

Ten-week break

When you think you're writing about food, but you're really writing about courage.

January 3rd, 2013|0 Comments
  • World-Trade-NYC-2015

Memoir Elevator Pitch

What's your story about? are the four hardest words in writing to sum up in one elevator ride to the top.

November 29th, 2012|0 Comments
  • pink roses

Shades Of Pink

It was early 1991. Two years in at The Wooden Spoon Restaurant. I’d worked to be a faster, better cook. I’d learned to fish. But not necessarily in that order. Of course, the fishing was the easy part. There was a monster-size learning curve on how to cook eggs on an electric flat-top, greasy griddle. Especially in front of a steady stream of customers whose personalities hailed from an episode of Gilligan’s Island to a CEO of a multinational bank. [...]

October 4th, 2012|0 Comments
  • pancakes

Griddle Work

Scratching the surface on friendship and budding love.

September 27th, 2012|0 Comments
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Hi! Maureen here. Welcome to my blog. I am a writer, sustainable seafood advocate, cook, and lover of naps. These three blogs are where I share my love for words, food and how to protect our fisheries and oceans.

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