Fungi Fever, Mushroom Madness

ceps by Sue Style
Stumpy ceps, fresh from the forest

Freud – according to his many biographers – was mad about mushrooms. But not just any old fungi. He had a weakness for ceps which he hunted in a peculiarly systematic and organised manner. His family were instructed to spread out and make a minute inspection of the forest floor, like a fingertip search for clues in the aftermath of a dastardly crime. Continue reading “Fungi Fever, Mushroom Madness”