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Better Bugs

The Hadza People

with Alice Crittenden, anthropologist

I have sung the praises of Radio Four’s The Food Programme before and here I am again putting their two programs on the microbiome right under your nose. 840 more words

Impeach #CRMP

(Adapted from The Bliss Book, available soon)




  1. call into question the integrity or validity of (a practice).

    “there is no basis to Searle’s motion to impeach the verdict”

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It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time...

Once again, I have gotten myself into a predicament. This time it was deciding to get eight Cornish cross chicks this spring.

For those who don’t know, Cornish cross are chickens, the type grown for meat, not eggs. 127 more words

Red Pill

Dedicated to "Nawlins"....

Each tattoo tells a bit of my life story. I’m not one of those “gun attached to brass knuckles mixed with a knife kind of tattoo” people. 681 more words


Hunter Gatherers at Heart

We have a tiny lemon tree in our garden – so tiny that it fits in a pot. Twelve lemons have been slowly growing on it for a very long time, turning a slightly yellower shade of green each day, and today I harvested the first one. 186 more words

The inestimable gravity of small things

WHAT DOES IT mean to be human in this relentlessly throw away world in which we live? This is the kind of question which comes under the loupe of Kai Lossgott in his quietly dramatic exhibition… 555 more words

Robyn Sassen