Well, since I dragged Tim's name into this --- I owe it to him to make sure he gets heard. So read his full comment here. Scurrying away now to blush. (I don't deal well with compliments. . .) (Childhood thing.)
Website of Maureen Ogle, author and historian. Books include Ambitious Brew: The Story of American Beer, In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America, and Key West: History of An Island of Dreams.