Monthly Archives: February 2012

Today I Am

The conversations that take place inside the walls of a coffee shop can be random, eccentric, and incredibly personal. This morning was closer to me than normal. Due to my position as barista/ free counselor I find myself letting people … Continue reading

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Drink of the Day

  Pour milk. Pump syrup. Steam milk. Que shots. Pour milk. Add toppings. Lid. Repeat. This day was semi busy. I was on bar making drinks while Ashleigh took orders. I heard comment after comment; can that be extra hot? … Continue reading

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Tall Green Tea

A tall brisk man with a little peach band aid on his forehead stepped onto the square tile and requested a tall green tea today. He was a man with warm eyes that drooped in a way that reminded me … Continue reading

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Waking Up to Coffee

Coffee is like water for some people. Countless times I have been told what joy I bring to the world each dark morning. I wake up every day ready to burn my skin again; ready to reek of coffee beans. … Continue reading

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