The Banana in My Lunchbox

By Jeremy Fleming     Have you ever thought much of the banana? I hadn’t either until yesterday. For the past two days my lunch box had smelled of the banana I had accidentally left in there over the weekend. Now it was Wednesday and even though I had rinsed out the box, the sweetness of this tropical fruit could be smelled at the very lift of the lid. It may seem odd, but the experience of “lifting the lid” had altered the routine of my nightly commute home. Amazingly the savor of this simple fruit had given me great insight … continue reading…