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September 2001

meeting: weds 9/26 at 7pm at Stacey's
leader: everyone
missing: Lisa
guests:

Poetry Interlude (body parts theme)
image: Edward Weston Nude 1938

book cover

Details

Members were given 'initial' necklaces by Lena as a token of her appreciation for their friendship.

necklace

Dinner Theme

Pacifist No Body Parts Vegetarian Dinner

Menu

Gouda Goat Cheese and Crackers (Rosalie)
Figs with Manchego Cheese and Cherry Tomatoes (Stacey)
Summer Tomato and Corn Soup (Stacey)
Salad Margarite (tomatoes, mozzarella, basil) (Larisa)
Spinach and Potato Spanish Tortillas (Julieta)
Apple Stilton Tart (Margo)
Baked Cauliflower (Margarette)
Berrymisu (with ladyfingers) (Lena)
Flan (Margarette)
Domaine de Verquiere Cotes du Rhone 1999
Glen Carlou Grand Classique 1998 red table wine from South Africa (Rosalie)
Edna Valley Chardonnay 1999, San Luis Obispo (Margo)

Poems

Axiom by Margaret Atwood -- Lena

Freedom to Breath by Alexander Solzhenitsyn -- Julieta

Ordeal by Nina Cassian, and The Armful by Robert Frost -- Larisa

#21 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and My Papa's Waltz by Theodore Roethke -- Margo

We are Formed from Volcanoes, Koo De Man, and De Country Grumbles by Opal Palmer Adisa -- Rosalie