Do any of you listen to podcasts? I didn’t until recently and wow, I had no idea what I was missing.
My current obsession is Radiolab, from WNYC. If you enjoy learning, just for the sheer joy of learning, check them out.
Recently I listened to their episode on the gut. They interviewed Jon Reiner, a James Beard award-winning food writer who wrote The Man Who Couldn’t Eat. In the interview, he recounted the time he was being fed intravenously.
As I was listening, as he described the time he plunged his hands into a chocolate cake because if he couldn’t eat it, he was darn well going to find a way to experience it, I thought, “Holy crap! THIS IS ME!” Continue reading “Food, Glorious Food, and the Time I Couldn’t Eat”