creamy no-dairy pumpkin “risotto”

What do you do when you want risotto but you've got neither rice nor dairy? Why, you get creative of course.   A lot of the time, I don't really know what I'm cooking until the food is already halfway done. Most meals in our house answer the question, “What can one make with that?” - lucky for us, things usually turn out pretty well. This time, I felt like having a risotto-ish dish. We...