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About author Kate Hennessey
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Once upon a time, a construction-paper book titled Deaths of Horrible Opera Singers caused a stir in a small Midwestern elementary school. Encouraged, the weird kid who created it went on to write such perennial classics such …

Weird Stories by Author Kat D Hennessey
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Splarks Stories

Splarks is a short story project. Irreverent. Absurd. Amusing. Intelligent. Plucky. Optimistic. Underdog power. Underwombat power.  Sometimes even undermonotreme power.

As spoken by my beloved Welcome to Nightvale: “for the weirdo in your life, even if that weirdo is …

Writing based on OtherWorldly Music by Kat D Hennessey
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Otherworldly Music

Otherworldly Music is a flash fiction project inspired by music that blurs the line between the mundane and the magical. I’ve always called it otherworldly music: the kind of music that suggests dreams, the interdimensional, altered states, and the in-between. …

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  • The Dollar Store toy section demonstrates role models for women so eloquently.  Once I wondered if Cruella really needed 101 puppies to make a coat and discovered that some scientist had speculated that she only needed 47. Either there's more to her diabolical fashion aspirations, or she was an ineffective supply chain manager. .
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  • Do you ever have one of those days where your brain is full of ideas all lighting up at the same time?  Don't lose them--write them down!
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  • Secret beach hideaway under a twisted eucalyptus.  My afternoon was full of sand dollars,  sand crabs, and sun.
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#beach # beachin #ocean #secret #trees #eucalyptus
#paradise #sunshine #california #relaxing #beautiful #dreamy #beachescape #pacific #sand
  • My rule: Get published, get chocolate.  My new article about breaking big art projects into steps is in the Polymer Arts Magazine. Hurray for motivation!
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  • There is no better place for creative inspiration than Big Sur ... even when it's closed off by washed out bridges and landslides. We hiked the bypass trail to get around the collapsed bridge and had the amazing experience of walking down California's Highway 1 with basically no traffic!  Lunch at #Nepenthe, a walk to the #HenryMillerMemorialLibrary, and all these gorgeous views.  It was like going back in time.
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#Bigsur #nature #Peaceful #Ocean #redwoods #California #PCH #Highway1 #Pacific #landscape #OceanScape #CreativeInspiration #bigsurisland
  • Beach hut for pixies created by some thoughtful soul on Seabright beach.
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#creative #foundart #cute #fae #pixie #fairy #driftwood #beach #beachhut #shells #seashells #santacruz #california #beachlife #miniature
  • Like an alcohol-infused salad: bell pepper/cilantro gin & tonic at Front and Cooper. Tasty, and arguably (very arguably) healthy.
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#gin #weekend #santacruz #abbottsquare #california #vice #pretenditshealthy #fun #foodie #centralcoast #delicious
  • I love fog and sun mornings along the coast. Everything always feels slighty spooky and beautiful.
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#fog #morning #marinelayer #santacruz #california #coast #coastalclaifornia #centralcoast #weather #atmosphere #spooky #nature