Ask Me About My Chicken Feet #TBT

Ask me about my chicken feet is not the invitation one normally sees on a shirt or bumper sticker. I had to order the button custom-made.

Ask Me About My Chicken Feet

chicken feetYes, they’ll make just about anything for ya at a spec fic convention.

I’ve had people ask me, when I’m wearing it, if it’s a reference to vodun, but it isn’t. It’s partly about my approach/avoidance attitude toward chicken feet as food (I want to try it, but I dare not).

Mostly, though, it’s about Baba Yaga. I grew up reading Baba Yaga stories in Hightlights Magazine. I love Baba Yaga stories. I may write one myself, some day.

Meanwhile, I’ll content myself with my pin. Hold the chicken feet.

A WRITING PROMPT FOR YOU: Write a story with a formidable witch in it.

MA

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

About

I was born in Louisville, Kentucky, but now live in the woods in southern Indiana. Though I only write fiction, I love to read non-fiction. The more I learn about this world, the more fantastic I see it is.

You may also like...

One thought on “Ask Me About My Chicken Feet #TBT

  1. Holly Jahangiri

    January 15, 2015 at 9:40pm

    Tried ’em. You’re not missing much. Couldn’t gag down a second. (Not that they’re THAT bad – they just have no particularly redeeming qualities, either.)
    Holly Jahangiri recently posted..Is It Lunch, or Voodoo?

    Permalink  ⋅ Reply
  2. Holly Jahangiri

    January 15, 2015 at 9:42pm

    Frightening and cool how often we’re on a wavelength, isn’t it? (I had not read your post when I wrote mine; I suspect the same is true in reverse?)
    Holly Jahangiri recently posted..Is It Lunch, or Voodoo?

    Permalink  ⋅ Reply

Your email will not be published. Name and Email fields are required

CommentLuv badge

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.