A study published in the National Library of Medicine reports that cheese is addictive. A protein called casein, when digested, releases opiates call casomorphines. — Los Angeles Times, October 22, 2015 Continue reading “Street Name: K-So”
Henri had dreaded this moment for many years. He’d finally submitted to the test—an EKG. In a few minutes Dr. Halpern would usher him down the hall and he’d step on a treadmill, Satan’s merry-go-round. Continue reading “La Mort D’Henri”
Just back from Stop N Shop, where a kid in a cart said, “Mom, we’re only in the aisle near the milk and the butter and ice cream.”
“Yes,” mother said.
“And the cheese is all the way on the other side, so I don’t have to worry.”
I’ve confirmed, there is a fear of cheese, and it is turophobia. Continue reading “Fearlessness”