Soup, Scarves and SF


This is a blog about cooking, knitting, and science fiction kept by author Catherynne M. Valente. In it, she posts recipes, patterns, and the occasional bit of fiction.

About Cat:

Born in the Pacific Northwest in 1979, Catherynne M. Valente is the author of over a dozen works of fiction and poetry, including Palimpsest, the Orphan’s Tales series, and the crowdfunded phenomenon The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Own Making. She is the winner of the Tiptree Award, the Andre Norton Award, the Mythopoeic Award, the Rhysling Award, and the Million Writers Award. She was a finalist for the World Fantasy Award in 2007 and 2009, and the Lambda and Hugo Awards in 2010. She lives on an island off the coast of Maine with her partner, two dogs, an enormous cat, an accordion, and a lovely garden.

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