The best political speech of my generation

Much as I would like to believe that Kerry is going to (probably is right now – I don’t have TV so won’t know until later) make a better speech, in my heart I know that the best political speech of my generation has already been delivered....

IMBB #7 – Dumplings

‘Is My Blog Burning?’ is now a monthly event for sure. The seventh edition of this collective blast of creative cooking is on the topic of dumplings. After a quick query to the founders of the event and a little online research, I am reassured that gnocchi...

Heart of Darkness

I wonder what that headline evokes in my readers? How many think of Joseph Conrad? How many think of Africa? How many think of great evils? How many simply think of the night? I wrote it because it was what popped into my mind on reading this wonderful article about...

Two Melodies: Burger Quartet and a Fox Hunt

It was time – time for IMBB that is. Time for the grill. Time for smoke and flame and wood and charred meat and primeval smells. Time to return to the vast temperate zone forest of the world, covering Europe, North America, Asia. Time to hunt, to grill...

Hot off the grill

The next IMBB event is coming up next Sunday the 18th and it is one of my favorite activities of all time, grilling, so I am going to have to come up with some special dishes and specialties. naturally I will include my infamous grilled bread that will soon be...