Marilee Foster farms and writes in Sagaponack.

Coq Au Vignette

Marilee Foster doesn’t know if the person who dumped their rooster at her farm intended for her to eat the bird and was thus making a gift. Or if they blithely miscalculated the fractious result a male of fighting age would have upon her checkered lot.

Should We Hunt?

A debate about whether we should or shouldn’t shoot an abundant source of free-range protein can only happen in a society where the gross majority of people are either vegetarian or perfectly content with the meat they can buy at the supermarket. Our meadows have given way to suburbia and so has much of our mindset and habits.