Q: What is an indispensable pantry staple in your kitchen?
A: Chili oil - the perfect topper for so many dishes!
Q: What's the most impactful book you've read?
A: The Unsettling of America: Culture & Agriculture by Wendell Berry. While my thinking on some of Berry's arguments has shifted over the years, there's no doubt that this book was a pivotal early influence along my path and continues to shape my perspective in lasting ways.
Q: What's your favorite place to read?
Winter: fireside armchair
Spring: near a window
Summer: in a hammock
Fall: on the porch