Yesterday my son Matt sent me a link to a post at brainpickings.org that he figured would appeal to me as a reader and a lover of good food - Fictitious Dishes: Elegant and Imaginative Photographs of Meals from Famous Literature. It's a review of a book by artist and illustrator Dinah Fried* that serves up a collection of photographs of gustatory high points from literature. Here are two examples ... the gruel that led Oliver Twist to ask, "Please, sir, I want some more":
Celebrate National Library Week by reading a good book while you enjoy a good dinner. Life doesn't get much better!
Have a good day. More thoughts tomorrow.
* And how appropriate a name is that for the topic, eh?
** Which is often the case when books are translated.