The Politically Correct Drink

Politics ruffle my soul. The worst of most people they show. But when I get stressed and uptight, I know what will make it quite right: Please give me Coffee! I need to lean back and breathe slow. For Presidents will come and go. Some are corrupt and hell-bent. I’ll pray they’re removed, but ’tilContinue reading “The Politically Correct Drink”

First Coffee Post of the Year

It just wouldn’t be right if I didn’t celebrate the new year with a coffee post. And, then, since chocolate runs a very, very close second to coffee as my favorite treat, I figured I should include both. So I decided I’d stay in my limerick vein another day, and this is what I cameContinue reading “First Coffee Post of the Year”

Perfect Gift For Coffee Lovers

Hey — do you have coffee lovers on your Christmas list? Well, if so, you’ll want to check out the DAILY GRIND COFFEE LOVERS JOURNAL. It’s a journal made especially for the coffee lovers around the world. Thirty-one full-color, delicious coffee photos, each with its own special caption. Every picture is accompanied by it’s ownContinue reading “Perfect Gift For Coffee Lovers”

Weekly Smile – 11/2/20

I had a few minutes this afternoon — mainly because I’m putting off getting started on my laundry and dishes — but nevertheless — I thought I’d use those minutes to join in Trent’s “Weekly Smile” fun. I had a fairly troubling week, but I did smile at least once each day because I hadContinue reading “Weekly Smile – 11/2/20”

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 7

Well, here we are at day 7 of this series already. This poem will finish up our little coffee adventure. Hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as I have. And today I’ve chosen to use Cinquain — one of my favorite poetic forms — to render my coffee thoughts. DELIGHTFUL DRINK Coffee:Delightful drink.Beverage of choiceContinue reading “Coffee Is A Poem – Day 7”

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 6

CHOCOLATE’S BEST FRIEND I have a stash of chocolate standing by.I like to keep some extra when I can.For when I’m feeling jittery or blue,Chocolate is the most effective plan. But chocolate works much better with a friend.A cup of coffee sets it off just right.Choc’late and coffee are a perfect blend,Indulging both at onceContinue reading “Coffee Is A Poem – Day 6”

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 4

THE HEALTHY BEVERAGE Coffee’s good for many things, according to reports:It stops a headache fast as any meds.Science tells us that it can protect from heart diseaseAnd certain kinds of cancer hold in check.Neurologists have proven coffee quickens brain responseAnd stress and tension it can help release.It’s nice to know my favorite bev’rage is soContinue reading “Coffee Is A Poem – Day 4”

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 3

HOW TO SPELL COFFEE C is for the comfortThat comes from every cup.O for turn the switch ‘ON’ — leave it there.The first F is for fragrance;The aroma is unique.The second F for friends with whom I share.The first E is for eatingSomething yummy with each cup.The last E for erase: Gone are my cares!

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 2

BY THE POT Drinking coffee by the cup is fineIf my day is going well,And works getting done on time.But lately I’ve been having quite a lotOf days when I need coffee by the pot. A cup or two a day is pretty norm.And that satisfies my soulWith its fragrance rich and warm.But days thisContinue reading “Coffee Is A Poem – Day 2”

Coffee Is A Poem – Day 1

How about a week of coffee poems? Are you up for that, Readers???  Well, I need to lighten my mood this week, and coffee does that for me. So get ready for 7 days of “Coffee Is A Poem.”  HAPPY PLACE The mornings now are frosty;A nip is in the air.My favorite month — OctoberContinue reading “Coffee Is A Poem – Day 1”

Weekend Coffee Share 7/11/20

To participate in “Weekend Coffee Share,” visit “Eclectic Ali”for the details. It’s been a while since I shared weekend coffee with all of you, but I have been on hiatus. That’s just a fancy way of saying I took about 3 weeks off from doing any online writing. In fact, I didn’t even work onContinue reading “Weekend Coffee Share 7/11/20”

Weekend Coffee Share 2-2-20

If we were having coffee together right now, I’d no doubt tell you about my birthday celebrations. Yesterday was my birthday, and I celebrated both Friday and Saturday. Lots and lots of presents. Lots of great food (birthday lunch & birthday dinner). Lots of chocolate. And lots of good coffee. (Sorry, no cake left toContinue reading “Weekend Coffee Share 2-2-20”

Weekend Coffee Share – 1/18/20

Wow, this is my first ‘Coffee Share’ for the new year! If you’d like to participate in having coffee with friends this weekend, just hop over to Eclectic Ali’s place and get the details. I’ve just been visiting Trent at “Trent’s World” to have coffee with him, and if you want to see some superContinue reading “Weekend Coffee Share – 1/18/20”

12 Days of Christmas Coffee – Day 12

  Wishing all of you the happiest, merriest, most carefree new year ever — and lots of great coffee to enjoy in 2020! In case you missed some of the earlier posts in “12 Days of Christmas Coffee,” just drop down and click on “12 Days of Christmas Coffee” in the tag line at theContinue reading “12 Days of Christmas Coffee – Day 12”