Saturday, May 30, 2009
Michael Pollan read my essay on bees and resilience (above) and suggested to his publisher that I expand it into a book. That book (long story here, not particularly interesting) ended up in limbo for months before I finally pulled the plug. In the meanwhile I got bored and amused myself by writing a series of "mini-riffs," short essays I shared with friends. I have included four samples below.