Il Vento

There is a forceful wind blowing outside today. The wind has always unnerved me. I want to hide from it. In Tirrenia by the sea, where I lived for most of my youth, the water was always inviting but the strong winds perturbed me to no end. When the […]

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The Wonders of Kraut

In the last week I have become completely enamored with two things: the coconut vinegar that La Reine bought some months ago at the Vietnamese shopping mall and green cabbage. I am so enamored with cabbage that I have earned the nickname krautina from my mean spirited brother, who […]

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