I realized something after it was decided I would write about parsnips this week. I began my usual writing process which includes going to the...
Mom and Dad: It has been a long time since I swam over to the Island, leaving you guys in the past. I meant to write to you sooner, but I’m a deer,...
When pulling carrots out of the ground these days, I am overwhelmed by their smell. I grab as many green tops as I can and yank them out of the...
During the summer I sell produce grown at Beetlebung Farm every Saturday morning at the West Tisbury Farmers’ Market. I don’t find it necessary to...
chicken
Roasted chicken is a comfort food I enjoy any time of the year. It is a simple pleasure that is accessible and easy for nearly all home cooks and...
bass
In 2005 my sister Molly, then 12 years old, caught an enormous striped bass. It was so big when she finally hauled it onto the boat she backed away...
My Aunt Marie turned 70 this past August. She is still slender, young in most every way and very strong.
mushroom
Mushrooms are the richest and meatiest food I know of outside the animal kingdom. In the past few weeks, following a number of torrential...
yellow tomato
My dad grows the best tomatoes. He drops them off for me in fruit boxes with padding in the bottom, treating them like soft-bottomed...

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