A Vegan Fast
Christos anesti. Over the years I’ve used the season of Lent as a sort of laboratory for experiments with truth. Perhaps that’s not the most properly penitential way to go…
Frogmore Stew for All
What would you do if you were to plan your Last Supper? And would it include Women Rockers of the ’80s Volume II?
Kosher Cooking for What Ails You
When the going gets tough, the tough get to Mrs. Greenbaum’s kitchen.
Who Wants to Live Forever?
There’ll be pie in the sky when you die — but what if there’s not enough to go around?
Fast Food Buddha
Hungry for enlightenment, an American Buddhist on retreat in Burma bites off more than she can chew.
Tofu and War Gods
At a Chinese-food restaurant devoted to a god of war, wisdom and compassion are best served vegetarian-style.
“One day a neighbor broke the leg of a stray dog with a heavy stone, and when Vasil saw the sharp edge of the bone piercing the skin he cried.”