Many thanks to associate editor Alexis Goble for the episode photograph!
The Last Banquet of Temporal Confections (continued)
by Tina Connolly
Rose-Pepper Shortbread of Sweetness Lost
She and Danny have been married for three years now. The bakery has picked up, now that they are offering a few unusual items right alongside the daily bread. There is still no baby, but they are happy with their bakery and their work, and they do not mind—too much. Danny bakes and she assists, Danny invents and she assists. But she does not mind that either, for she has found her own calling at the front of the shop, and it is matching people with the right pastry.
There is an art to knowing what people need. Oh, they would all take the flatbread if they could, but do they need it? (Continue Reading…)