New Show Recap: American Horror Story 3×10, “The Magical Delights of Stevie Nicks”

On this week’s American Horror Story, Marie and Fiona’s ebony and ivory act ends in death. Read More New Show Recap: American Horror Story 3×10, “The Magical Delights of Stevie Nicks”

10-Second Anecdotes that Reveal Too Much About Me: Marena

You’ll find that Persephoneers are not afraid to laugh at ourselves and, in fact, we invite you to laugh at us, too. With that in mind, I offer up a handful of ridiculous anecdotes about yours truly. Read More 10-Second Anecdotes that Reveal Too Much About Me: Marena

5 Films I’m Here for in 2014

I love watching movies in the theater. I’m totally that person that will attend a film by myself just so I can experience the joy of watching a movie on the big screen. My family knows my love of moviegoing, and each year for Christmas I get a gift card good enough for a few matinees. Here’s what I’m dropping those gift dollars down on this year: Read More 5 Films I’m Here for in 2014

Soup of the Day: Haudenosaunee Corn Soup

My grandmother and other elders have made corn soup for me, friends, and family for years.  But, I never learned how to make it myself.  As luck would have it, my grandmother called a week before Christmas to tell me she planned to make a batch of corn soup for the holiday for eating and gifting.  So, I asked her if she would show me how it’s done, and she readily agreed. Read More Soup of the Day: Haudenosaunee Corn Soup

Your Elevator Speech

When I took a course in grantwriting last year, we were told that the key to raising money for any cause is the ability to sell your cause to others quickly and efficiently. We’ve all heard about the elevator speech in which you spit everything out in three minutes or less. Read More Your Elevator Speech