A compilation of numerous personal conversations, this piece is the fruit of ‘kitchen talks’ I share with a friend. The first draft came quickly and was initially quite punchy. There were brutal statements like “Artists should be assassinated. Bakers should be praised!” (If you only knew the bits that are left out!)
It was worth letting it all percolate a little – as passions of the moment subsided, I seasoned my opinions with a little reason.