About Gail Ghetia Bellamy

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Gail Ghetia Bellamy, author of Cleveland Summertime Memories

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Gail Ghetia Bellamy

Gail Ghetia Bellamy is a Certified Culinary Professional with a Ph.D. in creative writing. She is the executive food editor of Restaurant Hospitality magazine, has written about food and drink for numerous publications around the country, and has contributed to more than a half-dozen books about food, dining, and the arts. She is also an accomplished poet whose work has appeared in more than 80 publications and has been published in two books and featured in several anthologies. She is the recipient of a Creative Workforce Fellowship in Literature grant from the Community Partnership for Arts & Culture, funded by Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Gail is a native Clevelander.

Books by Gail Ghetia Bellamy

Cleveland Christmas Memories by Gail Ghetia Bellamy
Cleveland Christmas Memories Softcover
Looking Back at Holidays Past
by Gail Ghetia Bellamy

What made Christmas extra-special to a Cleveland kid? Come relive some of your fondest moments . . .

Seeing Mr. Jingeling (the keeper of Santa's keys) on TV or in person at Halle's. Gazing at the giant Sterling-Lindner tree. Stopping at Higbee's down . . . [Read More]

Cleveland Food Memories by Gail Ghetia Bellamy
Cleveland Food Memories Softcover
A Nostalgic Look Back at the Food We Loved, the Places We Bought It, and the People Who Made It Special
by Gail Ghetia Bellamy

Remember when food was local? Cleveland companies made it, and local people sold it and ran the restaurants where we ate it. Now, take a delicious trip into the past.

Food makes powerful memories. Mention Hough Bakery and see how quickly we Cleveland . . . [Read More]

Cleveland Summertime Memories by Gail Ghetia Bellamy
Cleveland Summertime Memories Softcover
A Fond Look Back
by Gail Ghetia Bellamy

What made the summertime special when growing up in Cleveland? The final school bell has rung, so put on your shades, slather on the sunscreen, and relive some of your fondest memories . . .

Taking a dip at the city pool with your best friends. Build . . . [Read More]


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