This Is Not America

A little piece of you The little peace in me Will die For this is not America   Blossom fails to bloom this season Promise not to stare Too long For this is not the miracle This is not America . . .

R.I.P. David Bowie

In February 1976, I saw David Bowie perform at The Forum in Los Angeles. It is one of my most vivid memories from the 70s – white lighting on a stark black stage, Bowie in tuxedo pants, white shirt and vest, no props, no special effects, with Bowie completely...

Blue Apron Will Make You Feel Like A Chef

Tomorrow night I’m making rice flake-crusted hake for dinner for the two of us, served with sauteed daikon radish and yuzu-soy sauce. The next night I’ll prepare flat iron steaks with ramps, fingerling potatoes, and shaved asparagus salad, and a little dill crème...