Nydia Amabelle Brandstatt: On S.G. Baker

By Nydia Amabelle Brandstatt

I’m not sure how long it took you to grow accustomed to my random moments of talking to myself or swearing at someone that was no longer on the phone. But eventually you did, and we learned to coexist. We learned each others’ body language and mannerisms. You knew not to talk to me if I didn’t say ‘good morning.’ I knew not to mess with you if your notebook was in front of you but you weren’t writing. I also learned to never bake anything with nuts or traces of nuts in it because of you. That is all.

Author: S. G. Baker

S. G. Baker has spent her entire life on the eerie High Plains of the Texas Panhandle. Her most recent short-story, "Thirsty Ground," is featured in Road Kill: Texas Horror by Texas Writers Vol. 2. She’s graduated from West Texas A&M University with a degree in English and two short-stories published in the WT English, Philosophy, and Modern Languages periodical The Legacy.

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