Recipes for Trouble

Rhubarb and Strawberries

Planes and trains, roads and departure lounges… I’m on the road a lot these days, emptying out and filling up suitcases, sleeping in strangely capacious beds, waking up and trying to grasp and recognize the light. I’m in love, too, so the trips, intriguing and exciting as they are, are framed with a crisp,…

Recipes for Trouble

Sweet, Salty and Simple

“When you fall in love, recognize it as impermanence and let that intensify its preciousness.” –Pema Chodron We had only been dating for a week. I invited her for dinner: I had the reckless desire to feed her a delicious, sensual meal. The day before, I sent her an email, asking her, as I…