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The toxic turkey that threatened our family

The toxic turkey that threatened our family

The home filled with an acrid and nauseating odor. I asked my father why it was so smoky. He looked like Robert Duvall walking around a bombed out landscape in Vietnam relishing the smell of turkey in the morning.

December 2, 2018 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid, Top Box | Read More »

The toxic turkey that threatened our family

The toxic turkey that threatened our family

The home filled with an acrid and nauseating odor. I asked my father why it was so smoky. He looked like Robert Duvall walking around a bombed out landscape in Vietnam relishing the smell of turkey in the morning.

November 28, 2018 | Posted in z | Read More »

My Thanksgiving with Charlton Heston, Chopin, an English vegetarian and Mozart

My Thanksgiving with Charlton Heston, Chopin, an English vegetarian and Mozart

There is often something daunting about holidays which is conveyed in the fearful rhetoric we employ — “Did you get through the holidays?” “Did you pull off Thanksgiving?”

December 31, 2017 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid | Read More »

The Turkey that Smelled like New Jersey

The Turkey that Smelled like New Jersey

The plastic had melted like a toxic fondue throughout the bottom of the bird, then bubbled and burnt to a crisp on the bottom of the pan.

December 1, 2013 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid | Read More »

My Thanksgiving with Charlton Heston, Chopin, an English vegetarian and Mozart

My Thanksgiving with Charlton Heston, Chopin, an English vegetarian and Mozart

I told her how I secretly thawed the Turkey. “Honey, don’t tell anyone, but I let the turkey float for six hours last night in the pool. I figure the water is chlorinated and it actually worked.”

November 25, 2012 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid | Read More »