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You're So Cliche 2/3

Weekends she works at the more-stately bar 5 blocks down the street whose menu has an unfortunately grilled-cheese-shaped hole in it. It was nestled in the basement of a gothic leviathan of a building encrusted with personality-plus gargoyles. 531 more words

Creative Writing 101


259 S. 15th St., Philadelphia, PA 19102
Hours: Mon- Sat: 10:30 AM – 2 AM. Sun Noon – 2 AM.

Cross the threshold, and let the haze embrace you. 377 more words


You're So Cliche 1/3

As in the beginning of her many trips these past months between Rome and Pisa, she suspends what she thinks is a perfectly appropriate paranoia, a paranoia which insists that her battered luggage is going to be stolen, and shuts her eyes. 467 more words


So What's a Dive?

Alright, so after perusing the interweb for a bit, I have come to realize that there are many people out and about with apparent ample free time on their hands. 677 more words

Craft Beer

Review - Dirty by Kylie Scott

Goodreads Description: The last thing Vaughan Hewson expects to find when he returns to his childhood home is a broken hearted bride in his shower, let alone the drama and chaos that comes with her. 580 more words

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ITS001: Geography of the Dive Bar

Welcome to Isn’t That Spatial! This is a podcast dedicated to casual (so casual) topics in geography and the spatial component of… whatever.

This first episode (!) discusses the geography of the classic dive bar – its history, its urban and rural iterations, and how it currently fits (or doesn’t) into our contemporary urban fabric. 123 more words


The Howling Owl, Frome Street

Words & photos by Fatema Sitabkhan

If you’re a Gin lover like myself and live in Adelaide, then surely you’ve visited the holy grail that is The Howling Owl. 643 more words

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