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September, 2021

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    well, hello.

    Have we met yet? I'm a writer, humorist, etc. Several of my personal essays have gone viral (fart story anyone?). I release new essays every Sunday in my newsletter, True Story(sh). Click here to sign up.

    I also co-host a hilarious and inspiring baking series called Jenny and Anna Bake, with my sister Jenny Penton.

    Oh, and I just wrote a hilarious new book for HarperCollins/Nelson Books to be released 2021.

    I think everything's funny ... eventually. It helps to write about it.

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      • The couple’s massage

        If I could choose between getting a massage alone, or a couple’s massage with my husband, I’d pick alone. Every time. I don’t even have to think about it. Because when I’m alone, I don’t have to hear my husband...

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