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Before I begin, let me bore you with a little back story.
I think I’m like most aspiring authors.
I start a book and never finish. 341 more words

Let's beGIN with a little history

When gin was full of sulphuric acid and turpentine

It’s 250 years since the death of William Hogarth. His famous work Gin Lane still informs the way people think about the drink. 576 more words


Thomas H. Handy Sazerac Rye

The other night at a watering hole I spied a bottle of Thomas H. Handy Sazerac Rye on the top of their wine dispenser. All “the good stuff” was lurking up there waiting for someone like me to walk through the door and purchase a glass. 206 more words


Lidl Clean Up At International Spirits Awards... / New Hybrid Spirit Trend

23rd July saw the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC), announce the winners of its 2014 spirits competition. The IWSC now in its 45th year promotes the quality and excellence of the world’s best wines, spirits and liqueurs. 265 more words


Ghosts and Spirits: Is There A Difference?

Ghost captured at Bachelor Grove Cemetery, Chicago, IL

Throughout history humankind has feared the unknown.  Long before the written word stories were told of unseen forces, both good and evil, that lurked in the darkness. 598 more words


Hell's Vestibule

It seemed appropriate, since the Bay Area is currently gripped by a heat wave, to reread Dante’s The Divine Comedy beginning of course with Hell. … 919 more words

Calming Cemetery

In a recent visit to the cemetery I found it extremely beautiful and calming. The energy and sunlight is infectious! Every shot I took was gleaming with radiant light, hopefully another visit this weekend so I can share more of it’s beauty with you guys.