|1. Black Crane via Mohawk General Store; 3. The 1976 first edition cover of Charmaine Solomon's The Complete Asian Cookbook; 4. Margiela + Jil Sander via Totokaelo|
The colour of the turmeric-rubbed fish bleeds into coconut milk and curry leaves to create a creamy, almost-neon yellow-green. It tastes as smooth and vibrant.
That's how I want my spring to be: smooth, vibrant. Like the saturated colours of the simple outfits above. I think the taste of Kiri Malu and the colours of these fabrics will be my springtime manifesto.
Young people today: I myself am an old soul, a lower-p pragmatist, and a prude who, for many reasons, has never seriously entertained the possibility of a "creative career"--though I am idealistic in my own way.
Women and power: In the kitchen with Thatcher and Sam Cam.
People of colour and access to social capital: Fixed-gear racism with no breaks. Ironies so deep they point directly to the truth.