How One Book Changed My Life

And How It Can Change Yours

Pam Perkins
Aug 24, 2020 · 7 min read
Photo by Joe Ciciarelli on Unsplash

As a youngster, I read comics— Archie, Veronica and Jughead. In my teenage years when hormones were raging, Peyton Place and Valley of the Dolls titillated me with sordid details of a steamier side of life.

I deboned a whole chicken after reading Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child.