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A field guide to creative writing students: Part 4

While in the field this week, you may have noticed a change in the air. It is the third week of the tertiary teaching semester, and in universities across the nation, students are adapting to their new routines. 562 more words


Bootlegger Cardiff Event

I am back again with another review! This time I was very kindly invited to Bootlegger in Cardiff which is a new 1940s, Post-Prohibition Jazz and Cocktail Bar which is on Womanby Street, Cardiff. 385 more words


Edgar Doak Pigg, Bootlegger of Sheffield, Alabama

My second great-grandfather Edgar Doak Pigg was a bit of a troublemaker. While I don’t know much about him, Alabama Convict Records list him being in jail for illegally making liquor and having a still in his possession, and that was when he was in his early 50s. 331 more words


Raees (2017)

This is the first time that I read a number of reviews before posting my opinion here. Majorly because I really liked the film, and I wanted to know if there were any valid points to make me dislike the film. 780 more words


The Good Bootlegger: Roy Olmsted

When I created my bootlegger character David, I had in mind the real bootlegger, Roy Olmsted. I learned about him in Daniel Okrent’s LAST CALL: “Olmsted had entered public life as a promising member of the Seattle Police Department, praised by the department’s very dry chief as ‘quick and responsive . 137 more words


George Remus and MGP come full circle.

(11/27/16) Earlier this month, MGP announced that they acquired the George Remus whiskey brand from Queen City Whiskey LLC, Cincinnati. Terms of the cash transaction however, were not disclosed. 474 more words