Poetry: Toward the Island by Pablo Medina
It smells of forest and it smells of sea.
Look how the vulture rises
on the ladder of the winds.
Song In My Head: State of Love and Trust by Pearl Jam
Art: Eyvind Earle’s Fence In Winter
Quote: “What for centuries raised man above the beast is not the cudgel but the irresistible power of unarmed truth.” – Boris Pasternak
Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Warm Honey Glaze
Anywhere But Here: Huaqing Pool, Xi’an, China