Category Archives: Food

POEM: the dizzy chef

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The angel is in the details

This weekend I stayed with my friends Daryl and Deborah in Brooklyn. On Saturday night they gave me the gift of a meal. And believe me, when Daryl and Deborah cook for you, it’s a gift. Watching them work together … Continue reading

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POEM: haiku

it wasn’t until spilling half the miso soup from the pot that I remembered I own a ladle 10 November 2013 Oak Street

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POEM: chana masala

chana masala over chana masala and nan we fixed all the world’s problems or at least convinced ourselves that the grass was indeed greener in other places we’d lived when I got home I put on the record I’ve been … Continue reading

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POEM: surefire recipe for a good lunch

surefire recipe for a good lunch 1. beans and lettuce and quinoa 2. a little lemon and olive oil 3. a sunny table on the lawn 4. exactly the right person In a pinch, all you really need is #4. … Continue reading

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POEM: apples and peanut butter

apples and peanut butter (for Sally T) a Braeburn sits on the tabletop it’s destined for your ever-present backpack nestled between your Macbook and a new jar of Santa Cruz peanut butter (I haven’t seen inside your backpack but that’s … Continue reading

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