November 28, 2009

McDonald's Compromise

She was that regrettable love, that love that is not love, but the sullen, dark mistake, the blackness in one's soul when desperation adheres itself in the bosom.

Most would be ashamed to have stop in this house of ill-repute, to saunter up to the bar and ask for what should never be named. Yet, I found some comfort there, as Paul Simon might confess.

A cappuccino, with hazelnut, at a McDonald's. Two bags of sugar. There are times many of us have walked where wisdom shook her head, and such have I today.

November 23, 2009

Coffee as a Vegetable

Coffee, made from a bean… can it be counted as a vegetable? I eat meat, dairy, bread, with a cup of my favorite beverage, am I good?

November 19, 2009

Coffee Mug About Coffee and Books and Food (All at Once)



Books are good food.
Wash them down with coffee.
Buy now


...just an ad to entice you to buy a mug so I can afford coffee...
Great Christmas gift for that coffee bookworm sort at work

Sunrise Gas Station Columbian Coffee


Sunrise-time meetings 30 minutes from Brockeimia require drastic measures to be taken in order to survive. Today's coffee love comes from a gas station pot of Columbian.

November 15, 2009

Light House Roast on Checkboard

In northeastern Brockeimia, in a cafe where I often dwell, I sipped of this light house roast.

November 11, 2009

When To Drink Coffee

Coffee, when made in the morning, should be drank in the morning. And the evening. Come on, make some already.

November 9, 2009

Sumatra Today, Sumatra Tomorrow

Nothing tastes better than the cup of Sumatra coffee in my hand right now… except tomorrow's cup.

November 5, 2009

Beans Reheated

No matter how often you reheat coffee, it is never as good when it first left the carafe.

November 2, 2009

Downtown Pastry and Coffee

Fresh baked wheat bread, an equally fresh apple pastry, and coffee that was not fresh enough with too much cream on a bench midtown.