• From The Issue: One For The Tongue By Max Blagg

    5 monthes ago - By 10 magazine

    I sit at my messy desk, spearing squares of Japanese chocolate with a toothpick, while Howlin' Wolf growls through a bluesy recitation. “It could be a spoonful of coffee / could be a spoonful of tea / but a little spoon of your precious love / is good enough for me.”
    But only three squares of Royce's Ghana Bitter is not enough for me. I need more. I will finish off that fancy box, then sing a song of chocolate before the sugar kicks in. I wanted to sing a hymn of praise to cacao, but while studying its various incarnations I began to realise it was not merely a sensual oral delight. There...
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