The TBR List: February 2017

I've had love on the brain, and it's not just on account of Valentine's Day or this month's posts based on 1Q84. Love is the greatest adversary to violence, narrow-mindedness and negativity, and it's in that vein that I've chosen to focus on the positive while keeping a watchful eye on the future. Here are some essays, books and food bits that have fascinated me, given me hope and grounded me this month.