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The ONLY Rules You Need to Follow at the Bar

For those of you who actually know me, you are probably in disbelief that I’m writing about this.  Of all people, ME, yes, ME—the girl notorious for not following bar rules—is deciding to write about bar etiquette and the method to the madness I like to call surviving the night out.  1,062 more words

titsandwit


When you are neurotic as hell, the trick is to appear casual. Pretend to be a person who doesn’t care. This has been easier to achieve as I get older, but was much more difficult to hide when I was younger (and pre-Wellbutrin). 220 more words

Memoir

Johnnie's (on Glenn)

Free peanuts / pretzels, cheap beer, pool + pinball, what’s not to like about Johnnie’s on Glenn?! This is definitely a dive bar, not a ‘grill’ as the sign out front may imply, but it is my absolute favorite in town. 65 more words

Drink

The Long Road, Vol. 2: The Songstress and the Dive

I stopped at the first hotel I could find. The hotel clerk was a grey-haired man with eyes like dull, unsharpened pencils. He only sort of watched me come in with one eye half fixed on an old Canadian Geographic magazine that was rounded at the corners due to repeated use. 1,172 more words

The Long Road

Tom 365 - November 10, 2014

From the Land of Sky Blue Waters.

An unnamed and abandoned bar on Lincoln Avenue.

Photos

Trip to Chicago

First Travel Post -

Ah Chicago… I recently spent some time working in the Chicago market with our CEO – It was a great experience. We visited some of the great AD agencies and Clients that the city has to offer along with the exciting opportunity to visit some of the local watering holes. 433 more words

Adeventure