Cuisine of the Sun: Mediterranean Grilled Chicken

It happened again today, twice. I was seduced by light. The first occurrence was late afternoon (17:40 to be precise), when I was mesmerized by a slanting sunbeam as it illuminated the rattan weavings beneath the glass of our mahogany coffee table, causing it to glow and come nearly to life. Finished with my writing…

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The Soulful Kitchen: A Feast for the Senses

Late afternoon. Upcountry Maui. I’m peeling potatoes in the kitchen, standing barefoot on a fringed area rug that fails to sufficiently hide the ugly, old brown linoleum. As my thoughts hover behind me at the oven, noisily debating dinner, the smell of earth wafts up to arrest my attention. A hand stops mid-motion. I raise…

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