Fall in Love with Thornton: NECI, The School I Didn’t Attend

Dreams are crazy. That’s the point of them, right? In 2001, I’d been living on my own for a few years, was making okay money, sharing an apartment outside of Boston with a girlfriend, exploring all kinds of silly twenty-something things, and cooking. Like, cooking. I was falling in love …

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Fall In Love With Thornton: Foolish Things

Welcome to Fall In Love With Thornton, a series of posts about the world of the Thornton Vermont stories and novels.  I have always been a sucker for a series. The idea that as a reader, having fallen in love with characters and places, I don’t have to say goodbye just …

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Fall In Love With Thornton: The Foote Farm Mansion

Welcome to Fall In Love With Thornton, a series of posts about the world of the Thornton Vermont stories and novels.  When I was a student at Middlebury College, I drove out west of campus on Route 125 a fair amount. Joyriding, for the most part, but sometimes on an …

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