Human history physically merged into the natural setting. A toddler explores nearby.Read more "Adventures Close to Home"
3.19.16: Sprung from the neck of Medusa – the pivot away from vertebrate life.Read more "To Bear Oral Arms"
3.16.16: A moment’s pause in the heart of the Nebraska Sandhills.Read more "Mullen, Nebraska (Pop.: ~509)"
The surprising history of Balkan caviar; Cheese in search of eight recipes; Beer from Bradford, UK that might be more Settlers of Catan than Steelers of Pittsburgh.Read more "Hvala Haul! Bosnian ajvar, Bulgarian cheese, and Bradford beer"
3.7.16: Or, How I Learned to Plov the Bomb. Dr. Strangeplov – the food truck, obvs. Or, better yet “Without Plov,” since we’re talking Tracy and Hepburn.Read more "Some Plov, A Book, No Beer: A Day in a Read State (8)"
Late-night Nebraska with Springsteen’s “Nebraska.”Read more "Maps: The Speeding Tickets of the Homesick"
In which a South Sudanese refugee applying for U.S. citizenship relates how he spent 8 formative years as an agriculture student on Cuba’s Isla de la Juventud.Read more "Juba, Cuba, Lincoln, Nebraska"