MOOD SWINGS TO MURDER
A Bel Barrett Mystery
Sybil Barrett, but call me Bel. Only my mother calls me Sybil.
Definitely neither of us is the other's "sidekick"! We're two independent people, but we work well together.
I was born and raised in Passaic, N.J. At one point in my life I was living in Hoboken, shopping in Secaucus, visiting my parents in Passaic, and teaching in Jersey City. When it comes to Jersey, I not only talk the talk, I walk the walk.
Fifty--something, but who's counting?
Professor of English (tenured, thank you very much) at River Edge Community College.
A former Speech 101 student of mine, a culinary arts major, was accused of murdering RECC's president, but even though he wasn't much of a public speaker, I knew he would never do anything like that. Besides, I've never been able to resist an underdog in distress.
Beepers and cell phones that sound during class, control freaks, stress incontinence, and murderers. I can't remember all the others.
RECC's President, Dr. Altagracia Garcia, and my mother when she's not driving me crazy.
Collecting miniature china shoes, doing Kegel exercises, yoga, walking, worrying, reading, and making lists.
I sweat a lot lately, wear no make up, and have salt and pepper hair. What you see is what you get.
I've been divorced from Lenny (don't ask), the father of my two "adult" children, for years. Now I live with Sol Hecht whom I met a few years ago at a meeting of the Citizen's Committee to Protect the Waterfront in Hoboken. We went out for coffee after the meeting and....Quote:
"Stop! Stop or I'm going to wet my pants! I mean it! Stop!"
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