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There Might Be Cupcakes Podcast

Carla Pettigrew Hufstedler

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There Might Be Cupcakes Podcast

There Might Be Cupcakes Podcast

Carla Pettigrew Hufstedler

6
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17
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Latest Episodes

63: Still Haunted

In which Carla shares more of her past and present personal paranormal experiences in her second live episode. To watch this episode, you may go to either to GetVokl or to YouTube. Resource: My Letterboxd list of my favorite haunted house/demented domicile films: https://boxd.it/7CzKy Sound credit: horror movie Eli (2019) Theme song and stinger: Comadreamers by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr@theremightbecupcakes: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Bookshop.org Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes Podbelly YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Patreon Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

38 min2 w ago
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63: Still Haunted

62: Personal Hauntings

In which Carla shares all of her past and present personal paranormal experiences in her first live episode. To watch this episode, you may go to either to GetVokl or to YouTube. Website entry: Haunting resources (including my Waverly Hills photos) theremightbecupcakes.com/resources-hauntings Suggested Reading—Books Referenced in Episode (links to Bookshop.org, supporting independent bookstores and There Might Be Cupcakes): Unleashed: Of Poltergeists and Murder: The Curious Story of Tina Resch by Dr. William Roll and Valerie Storey Ghosts by Hans Holzer Possessed: The True Story of an Exorcism by Thomas B. Allen The Exorcism of Anneliese Michel byFelicitas D. Goodman Theme song and stinger: Comadreamers I†by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr@theremightbecupcakes: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Bookshop.org Where...

64 minJUL 16
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62: Personal Hauntings

61: Roland and the Dark Tower

In which Carla explores all the different incarnations of Childe Roland and his Dark Tower quest throughout history. Referenced and related episodes: Episode 19: The King’s Eclipse: https://www.theremightbecupcakes.com/episode-19-kings-eclipse/ Listen at Podchaser Episode 54: Gilead: Meaning in Place Listen at Podchaser Suggested Reading (links to Bookshop.org, supporting independent bookstores and There Might Be Cupcakes): Stephen King’s The Dark Tower Concordance by Robin Furth The Dark Tower Companion: A Guide to Stephen King's Epic Fantasy by my friend Bev Vincent The Road to the Dark Tower: Exploring Stephen King's Magnum Opus by my friend Bev Vincent The Dark Tower 8-Book Boxed Set The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger The Dark Tower 2: The Drawing of the Three The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah The Dark Tower VII: The Dark To...

38 minJUN 13
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61: Roland and the Dark Tower

60: Urban Legend

In which Carla celebrates World Book Day by reading from her own novel in progress, working title Bonnie Mommie, that she first read from in episodes 2: Casey Anthony and Bonnie MacNara and 8: Toxic Doxology. Referenced episodes on official website: 2: Casey Anthony and Bonnie MacNara 8: Toxic Doxology Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Podchaser: Podcast page (sign up for episode alerts) creator page Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

32 minAPR 24
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60: Urban Legend

59: Commingled Gloom and Grandeur

In which Carla reads a lesser-known Poe story, "The Oval Portrait". Show Notes: Story Read: "The Oval Portrait”, Edgar Allan Poe, April 1842 Read online with linked vocabulary words and references at Poestories.com Recommended Reading: The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde, Norton Critical Edition Referenced Episodes: 1 Poe and Carla and Cupcakes: Nicetomeetcha 39 Sweet 51 Elegant Nastiness 53 Exquisite Mayhem Sources: Edgar Allan Poe A to Z: The Essential Reference to His Life and Workby Dawn B. Sova Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales and Poems with Selected Essays en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Oval_Portrait Dario Argento, Maestro Auteur or Master Misogynist?: Argento and the Giallo by Will Wright Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to ...

14 minAPR 4
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59: Commingled Gloom and Grandeur

58: Terra Incognita

In which Carla explores a favorite horror author of Victorian England, and finds an marvelous polymath, an LGBTQ icon, and a woman who rescued ancient Egypt and explored terra incognita. Show Notes: Story read: “The Phantom Coach”, Amelia B. Edwards Recommended Reading: The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Amelia B. Edwards Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody no. 1) by Elizabeth Peters https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/62851.Amelia_B_Edwards Referenced episodes: 32: What the Dickens 47: Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw Sources: Egypt Exploration Fund: https://www.ees.ac.uk Historic England: Amelia’s gravesite University of Pennsylvania: 1and 2 Brown University historyswomen.com Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Her Moment in History How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Fl...

47 minFEB 28
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58: Terra Incognita

57: Watching the Detectives: Gwendy and Ex

In which Carla reads again from her novel-in-progress, Watching the Detectives. And they were all rich. Rich in looks, rich in opportunity, rich in already wasted opportunities, rich in network, and rich in funds. And rich in frustrations, many of which they could not even name. --Carla Pettigrew Hufstedler, Watching the Detectives Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Rebel Girls Book Club Podcast Referenced This Episode: Episode 14: Watching The Detectives Episode 28: Watching The Detectives, Part 2 Music: The Peers Playlist, Apple Music Songs quoted: “Drive”, The Cars “Unbearably White”, Vampire Weekend “Reindeer King”, Tori Amos “Watching the Detectives”, Elvis Costello “Watching the Detectives”, covered by Duran Duran How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Wher...

50 minJAN 8
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57: Watching the Detectives: Gwendy and Ex

56: Happy Socks and the Flame

In which Carla tells two stories that explain finding cupcakes in dark places: one is her story, one is Leonard Cohen's. Referenced reading: The Flame, by Leonard Cohen: his full acceptance speech for the Prince of Asturias Award, on October 21, 2011, from which I quoted in this episode, begins on page 267. Leonard Cohen at Apple Music Greg Behrendt, “There Might Be Cake”, Original Uncool (2011): Apple Music, Spotify My favorite happy socks. I own several sets, and I like to mix and match them at random. Referenced episodes: My own sexual assault: This Girl Just Had a Bad Date, A Different World (in the wider perspective of the Bill Cosby trial and growing up in the Cosby era) Christmas last year: What the Dickens, Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw Theme song: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Shelf Addiction http://shelfaddiction.com/podcast How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible...

16 min2019 DEC 15
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56: Happy Socks and the Flame

55: Finding Fear

In which Carla reads a Turkish folktale about a boy who goes on a quest to find out what fear is. Sources: Story: "The Boy Who Found Fear At Last", collected first byIgnaz Kunos, from theOlive Fairy Book, Andrew Lang Music: Podcast theme song and stingers:“Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

18 min2019 OCT 13
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55: Finding Fear

54: Gilead: Meaning in Place

In which Carla investigates why the place in Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale is called Gilead. Books referenced: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood The Testaments by Margaret Atwood The Handmaid's Tale: The Graphic Novel by Margaret Atwood and Renee Nault Sources: Easton’s Bible Dictionary International Standard Bible Encyclopedia New Revised Standard Version Bible translation (NRSV) The Center for Judaic Studies, Lawrence E. Stager: The Song of Deborah Who was Jezebel? Music: Podcast theme song and stingers:“Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Blind Luminations: https://blindluminations.podbean.com/ Shoutout: my girl Kathleen: Middletini How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mi...

24 min2019 SEP 24
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54: Gilead: Meaning in Place

Latest Episodes

63: Still Haunted

In which Carla shares more of her past and present personal paranormal experiences in her second live episode. To watch this episode, you may go to either to GetVokl or to YouTube. Resource: My Letterboxd list of my favorite haunted house/demented domicile films: https://boxd.it/7CzKy Sound credit: horror movie Eli (2019) Theme song and stinger: Comadreamers by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr@theremightbecupcakes: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Bookshop.org Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes Podbelly YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Patreon Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

38 min2 w ago
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63: Still Haunted

62: Personal Hauntings

In which Carla shares all of her past and present personal paranormal experiences in her first live episode. To watch this episode, you may go to either to GetVokl or to YouTube. Website entry: Haunting resources (including my Waverly Hills photos) theremightbecupcakes.com/resources-hauntings Suggested Reading—Books Referenced in Episode (links to Bookshop.org, supporting independent bookstores and There Might Be Cupcakes): Unleashed: Of Poltergeists and Murder: The Curious Story of Tina Resch by Dr. William Roll and Valerie Storey Ghosts by Hans Holzer Possessed: The True Story of an Exorcism by Thomas B. Allen The Exorcism of Anneliese Michel byFelicitas D. Goodman Theme song and stinger: Comadreamers I†by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr@theremightbecupcakes: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Bookshop.org Where...

64 minJUL 16
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62: Personal Hauntings

61: Roland and the Dark Tower

In which Carla explores all the different incarnations of Childe Roland and his Dark Tower quest throughout history. Referenced and related episodes: Episode 19: The King’s Eclipse: https://www.theremightbecupcakes.com/episode-19-kings-eclipse/ Listen at Podchaser Episode 54: Gilead: Meaning in Place Listen at Podchaser Suggested Reading (links to Bookshop.org, supporting independent bookstores and There Might Be Cupcakes): Stephen King’s The Dark Tower Concordance by Robin Furth The Dark Tower Companion: A Guide to Stephen King's Epic Fantasy by my friend Bev Vincent The Road to the Dark Tower: Exploring Stephen King's Magnum Opus by my friend Bev Vincent The Dark Tower 8-Book Boxed Set The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger The Dark Tower 2: The Drawing of the Three The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah The Dark Tower VII: The Dark To...

38 minJUN 13
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61: Roland and the Dark Tower

60: Urban Legend

In which Carla celebrates World Book Day by reading from her own novel in progress, working title Bonnie Mommie, that she first read from in episodes 2: Casey Anthony and Bonnie MacNara and 8: Toxic Doxology. Referenced episodes on official website: 2: Casey Anthony and Bonnie MacNara 8: Toxic Doxology Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Podchaser: Podcast page (sign up for episode alerts) creator page Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

32 minAPR 24
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60: Urban Legend

59: Commingled Gloom and Grandeur

In which Carla reads a lesser-known Poe story, "The Oval Portrait". Show Notes: Story Read: "The Oval Portrait”, Edgar Allan Poe, April 1842 Read online with linked vocabulary words and references at Poestories.com Recommended Reading: The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde, Norton Critical Edition Referenced Episodes: 1 Poe and Carla and Cupcakes: Nicetomeetcha 39 Sweet 51 Elegant Nastiness 53 Exquisite Mayhem Sources: Edgar Allan Poe A to Z: The Essential Reference to His Life and Workby Dawn B. Sova Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales and Poems with Selected Essays en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Oval_Portrait Dario Argento, Maestro Auteur or Master Misogynist?: Argento and the Giallo by Will Wright Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to ...

14 minAPR 4
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59: Commingled Gloom and Grandeur

58: Terra Incognita

In which Carla explores a favorite horror author of Victorian England, and finds an marvelous polymath, an LGBTQ icon, and a woman who rescued ancient Egypt and explored terra incognita. Show Notes: Story read: “The Phantom Coach”, Amelia B. Edwards Recommended Reading: The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Amelia B. Edwards Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody no. 1) by Elizabeth Peters https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/62851.Amelia_B_Edwards Referenced episodes: 32: What the Dickens 47: Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw Sources: Egypt Exploration Fund: https://www.ees.ac.uk Historic England: Amelia’s gravesite University of Pennsylvania: 1and 2 Brown University historyswomen.com Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Her Moment in History How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Fl...

47 minFEB 28
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58: Terra Incognita

57: Watching the Detectives: Gwendy and Ex

In which Carla reads again from her novel-in-progress, Watching the Detectives. And they were all rich. Rich in looks, rich in opportunity, rich in already wasted opportunities, rich in network, and rich in funds. And rich in frustrations, many of which they could not even name. --Carla Pettigrew Hufstedler, Watching the Detectives Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Rebel Girls Book Club Podcast Referenced This Episode: Episode 14: Watching The Detectives Episode 28: Watching The Detectives, Part 2 Music: The Peers Playlist, Apple Music Songs quoted: “Drive”, The Cars “Unbearably White”, Vampire Weekend “Reindeer King”, Tori Amos “Watching the Detectives”, Elvis Costello “Watching the Detectives”, covered by Duran Duran How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Wher...

50 minJAN 8
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57: Watching the Detectives: Gwendy and Ex

56: Happy Socks and the Flame

In which Carla tells two stories that explain finding cupcakes in dark places: one is her story, one is Leonard Cohen's. Referenced reading: The Flame, by Leonard Cohen: his full acceptance speech for the Prince of Asturias Award, on October 21, 2011, from which I quoted in this episode, begins on page 267. Leonard Cohen at Apple Music Greg Behrendt, “There Might Be Cake”, Original Uncool (2011): Apple Music, Spotify My favorite happy socks. I own several sets, and I like to mix and match them at random. Referenced episodes: My own sexual assault: This Girl Just Had a Bad Date, A Different World (in the wider perspective of the Bill Cosby trial and growing up in the Cosby era) Christmas last year: What the Dickens, Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw Theme song: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Shelf Addiction http://shelfaddiction.com/podcast How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible...

16 min2019 DEC 15
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56: Happy Socks and the Flame

55: Finding Fear

In which Carla reads a Turkish folktale about a boy who goes on a quest to find out what fear is. Sources: Story: "The Boy Who Found Fear At Last", collected first byIgnaz Kunos, from theOlive Fairy Book, Andrew Lang Music: Podcast theme song and stingers:“Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873

18 min2019 OCT 13
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55: Finding Fear

54: Gilead: Meaning in Place

In which Carla investigates why the place in Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale is called Gilead. Books referenced: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood The Testaments by Margaret Atwood The Handmaid's Tale: The Graphic Novel by Margaret Atwood and Renee Nault Sources: Easton’s Bible Dictionary International Standard Bible Encyclopedia New Revised Standard Version Bible translation (NRSV) The Center for Judaic Studies, Lawrence E. Stager: The Song of Deborah Who was Jezebel? Music: Podcast theme song and stingers:“Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Blind Luminations: https://blindluminations.podbean.com/ Shoutout: my girl Kathleen: Middletini How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mi...

24 min2019 SEP 24
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54: Gilead: Meaning in Place
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