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About yarnspinnerpress

Story teller, retired journalist, author, folksinger, folklorist, gardener.

The latest version of Seed Mother, Book 1 titled “World’s End”, chapters 1, 2, and 3 have just been published on Yarnspinnerpress. Chapter One: The Call Chapter Two: Thanksgiving Chapter Three: It Begins Come Set a Spell at the Yellow House … Continue reading

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These Ozark Hills; August 2016

This is Marideth Sisco for These Ozark Hills. It’s time for another episode in this long journey that starts in my head and ends on the radio, and sometimes when I’m stuck, I look over my archive of random bits … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for Carolyn Colbert

Howdy, pals. As you may or may not know, Carolyn Colbert, wife of Blackberry Winter banjoist Van Colbert, was seriously injured in an auto accident last week. She survived and will, if fortune allows, be fine. But in the meantime … Continue reading

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These Ozark Hills – July 2016

This is Marideth Sisco for These Ozarks Hills. I’ve just come in from the garden where I finally, with help, evicted the last of the weeds where my cucumbers, beans and winter squash should already be in and growing up … Continue reading

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These Ozark Hills, June 2016

This is Marideth Sisco for These Ozark Hills. It’s June in the Ozarks. I could have written about my potatoes, which look promising, or my strawberries, which are heaping abundance on my head. But then I saw a post on … Continue reading

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“Come Set a Spell” Gearing up to Restart!

Back by popular demand – “Come Set a Spell,” the live storytelling and readings from Marideth’s various novels including book one of the Seed Mother, will return to the Yellow House Friday, March 25, beginning at 7 p.m., 904 Trish … Continue reading

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These Ozark Hills; March 2016

So what are we to make of this section of the calendar where soon the day and the night will be equal in length as the natural world slides from winter into spring? As both an artist and a gardener, … Continue reading

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