Well, this week has limped along, with most of my time taken by writing pursuits (aka, grading freshman comp papers) not nearly as delicious or satisfying as writing about turnips would have been. Yes, turnips, it turns out, are delicious! I don't think I really knew that before this week because as I was shopping … Continue reading Chicken,Turnip & Potato Curry
Few things make me happier than food and poetry, so every Monday, I will strive to post something that brings those things together! Especially When The October Wind --Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953) Especially when the October wind With frosty fingers punishes my hair, Caught by the crabbing sun I walk on fire And … Continue reading The Weekly Ode: Turnips
My former student, Brielle, wants me to make Turnips. I was walking by them yesterday getting some kale, which I love, but I got thinking turnips- what? My mom never ever prepared those for me. Are they even nutritious? Turnips. See how she's book-ending her comment with the name of the ingredient for emphasis? See … Continue reading The Blue Mixing Bowl of Happiness & Possibility Says….