Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Bartender Chronicles v.15

These are the stories and the commentary from behind the bar. On Coasters… You know who you are. You’re the ones who come into the bar and order a drink and as soon as I’ve set it down on a coaster in … Continue reading

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Passion (part 1)

He was walking before, but has recently broken into a full-fledged sprint. Now he runs wildly with no real direction, but with definite purpose. He runs toward the horizon where the ground ends and the sky begins. He does this … Continue reading

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The Bartender Chronicles

Hello friends, You’re probably here looking for a mildly amusing story of my time bartending or a small tip on the best possible bar etiquette. Unfortunately, you won’t find that today. (I also apologize for last week. As my good … Continue reading

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Elevators

I hate them. Okay, maybe hate is a strong word. And truth be told, I appreciate what they do because more than I dislike elevators, I dislike walking 15 flights of stairs. I swear I’m in shape, I promise. What’s … Continue reading

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A Much Needed Adventure (Interlude)

There isn’t a lot that I wanted to write for today. There’s a lot I want to write, just not for today. My mind is elsewhere: Las Vegas. Tomorrow morning at 7am I will be on a plane that leaves … Continue reading

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Bartender Chronicles v.14

These are the stories and the commentary from behind the bar. The Patron: The Night Trader “Hey – so I noticed that you took down the Brooklyn lager sign” “Yeah, we’re not going to be carrying it anymore because it didn’t sell.” … Continue reading

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Wandering… and Lost

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light … Continue reading

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