I couldn’t get this published anywhere, so I’m posting it here. I think it’s really worrying that there are so few places in which we can talk about artists’ politics, even when they are actively dangerous.
Shchi—a Ukrainian sauerkraut cremini mushroom soup packed with veggies (including parsnips, which add an earthy sweetness). #Vegan and #healthy for the #gutflora ! And y’all know…Ukraine could use some love right now.
Neighbor: A little boy went out to play. When he opened his door, he saw the world. As he passed through the doorway, he caused a reflection. Evil was born. Evil was born, and followed the boy.
An old tale, and a variation. A little girl went out to play. Lost in the marketplace, as if half-born. Then, not through the marketplace - you see that, don’t you? - but through the alley behind the marketplace. This is the way to the palace. But it isn’t something you remember.