Reed Baskets

A Sampling of Reed Baskets

By Sarah Minick

Sarah learned to make baskets on our blueberry farm in the mid-1990s. She has taken several classes at John C. Campbell Folk School, and she makes all different shapes and sizes, from ribbed, egg baskets to market baskets to twill designs.

For more information, contact Sarah HERE!

Sarah’s baskets are now available on Etsy.

 

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Fire Is Your Water

I’m thrilled to announce that my novel Fire Is Your Water will be published by Ohio UP in the spring of 2017.

Here’s a book cover description:

Ada Franklin is a young powwow doctor in the Pennsylvania Dutch, religious faith tradition. By saying sacred chants, she can remove warts, stanch bleeding, and “take out fire” to heal burns. That all changes on a June day in 1953 when the Franklin barn ignites into flame. Ada and her mother enter the burning building to rescue their animals. The scorching heat, the roar of the blaze, the shrill bellows of so many cows trapped inside—all of it changes Ada. For the first time, she fears death and—for the first time—she doubts God. After the fire, she no longer can heal. Then Ada meets Will Burk and his pet raven, Cicero. And then there is another fire.

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