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Book Review: The Birdwoman’s Palate

The Birdwoman’s Palate Pamuntjak, Laksmi translated by Tsao, Tiffany Amazon Crossing, 2018 Aruna is a consulting expert on Avian flu in Jakarta and, with an up-and-coming chef as a regular visitor and a food critic as a good friend, seriously … Continue reading

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A Farewell to Quince

Today marked the end of my attempt to grow quince.  The first tree turned brown and died in 2014 but the second only had a few brown leaves and otherwise looked healthy.  Last year it had a few browned branches, … Continue reading

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