Why Now?

Why now?  Why ‘switch sides’ now?  Why all of a sudden do I see things differently than I ever have before?  It is a good question and one I am asking myself.  I know I am making many of my friends uncomfortable.  I am uncomfortable myself.  Yet, I must proceed.  There are several reasons my … Continue reading Why Now?

Deconstruction

Deconstructed food is all the rage these days.  It involves separating the components of a dish, and presenting them together.  You can have a deconstructed cake, salad, or main dish. Any food item that is usually mixed together can be “unmixed” and served in its separate parts.  Chefs will tell you that the way to … Continue reading Deconstruction

The Eruption

Pain is erupting.  In an explosion, it is shooting miles into the sky. It is red hot and glows in its intensity. It oozes down, scarring the landscape as it goes.  There have been rumblings.  There have been quakes even.  But the tectonic plates, after rubbing together for over a century, have shifted.  The pressure … Continue reading The Eruption