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Po Cha

Po Cha

I honestly always wondered what was up with the word honesty.  People would often preface their sentences to me with “to be honest”.  I always did wonder if that meant that they had been lying to me all the time before.  Although it maybe is […]

Plum Valley

Plum Valley

How many words can you think of that are pseudonyms to merely not bad?  Above average?  Better than mediocre?  A bit more than acceptable?  A step above middling? So this is how I found myself with the envious task for a serious lover of food.  […]

Duck and rice

Duck and rice

I seem to be on a bit of a roll at the moment.  After dipping my toe into the hipster food scene, I seem to have taken an unintentional headlong plunge into the pool.  That’s the danger of not looking where you are going.  I […]

Sushi Tetsu

Sushi Tetsu

Life by contrast is a wonderful thing. If we didn’t have things to compare things to, life would instead resolve into an unending joyless, dreary, mundane trudge.  Or so that is what I tell myself every time I have a bad meal.  It just serves […]