Darkness in the Red Hook Houses

Sharing food connects us to our primal urge to gather together, to rebuild our tired, weary bodies while sitting around the proverbial fire. If nothing else, that is what makes us human: feeling the need to join others, to find restoration there. We can rise even further than that, by recognizing that we all belong … Continue reading

Occupy our Food Supply, Occupy our Bodies

When we eat, the food we eat becomes us. And what are we after all? Maybe we are just an accumulation of memories, or a construct to create order out of chaos. Or maybe, we are the accumulation of the food we’ve consumed, the life we’ve taken in, in the form of animals and plants, … Continue reading