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In Defense of Food

August 1, 2017

Eat food; not too much; mostly plants – so says Michael Pollan, Berkeley Professor, and one of my favorite authors. Although Dr. Pollan is not a vegetarian, he is 100% responsible for my giving up meat entirely a decade ago. 587 more words

Detaining Truth

This was our final project for what would have been my final semester of the Honors civilization sequence if I hadn’t joined mid-year. We were given the option to write the standard 10-12 page paper or create our own project. 2,396 more words

Creative Writing

Cookshare: The Pleasure of Simple Cooking

Welcome to Cookshare, a place to rest and digest the pleasures of simple cooking. I created a cooking school a quarter century ago to share meal making skills. 519 more words

Introduction

What We Want

Hands up, who’d like to own a painting by the legendary Pablo Picasso?

It looks like a lot of you—including some very wealthy people. Very… 2,032 more words