“Eat Food” a Book Review: In Defense of Food By Michael Pollan

“Eat food.  Not too much. Mostly plants.”  —  “Eat food.  Not too much. Mostly plants.”  — “Eat food.  Not too much. Mostly plants.”  — When I first opened Michael Pollan’s In Defense of Food and read the first three brief sentences “Eat food.  Not too much. Mostly plants.” I had to re read it three … Continue reading

Plundering (Whose) Paradise?

“We may infer from these facts, what havoc the introduction of any new beast of prey must cause in a country, before the instincts of the aborigines become adapted to the stranger’s craft or power” -Charles Darwin, Voyage of the Beagle This the theme of Michael D’orso‘s Galapagos book “Plundering Paradise” which has short description … Continue reading