Human history physically merged into the natural setting. A toddler explores nearby.Read more "Adventures Close to Home"
4.15.16: The smoky, fleshy, beloved eggplant curry of South Asia, sketched from memory.Read more "Baingan Bharta!"
4.14.16: Now that I’ve killed it with this recipe, I’ve set my sights on…sambalaya !Read more "5:30pm Weeknight Sambal!"
4.13.16: Defunct Cookbook Day returns with a rare, self-published ode to the fresh herb. Includes all-expenses paid side trips to Shakespeare and the Chicago Manual of Style.Read more "Defunct Cookbook Wonderland"
4.12.2016: What I’m listening to at the moment; writing kept at minimum.Read more "An Inventory of Particularly Good Music – Today’s Edition"
4.10.16: Clever wordplay takes us from arms reduction to a playful encounter between Dizzy Gillespie and Jimmy Carter; your grandfather’s beer is thoroughly salted before and after.Read more "That gose for you, too!"
4.8.16: “…This is the music that you hear as you watch the credits / We’re almost to the part / of where I start to whistle” RIP Garry Shandling.Read more "Always Late to the Party"
4.8.16: The final setting of a goodnight moon, for all things pass into the night.Read more "Adult-Handpicked Children’s Bedtime Reading Guild: Goodnight, Democracy"
Here’s a shakedown for every customs form which politely requests that you declare.Read more "Now Playing: Fela and Afrika 70, “Zombie”"
4.7.16: Just a quickie, sharing an old favorite of the Ghanaian-Canadian early 90s highlife, which I haven’t listened through in a few years, myself…Read more "Now Playing: Ata Kak, “Daa Nyinaa”"