May
23
2008

Uneasy Neighbors

He kept a sharp eye
Even while relaxing
With a Summer ale

relaxing fox

Photo and haiku by Captain Hops

References: I took this picture in my backyard today.
Thing of the Day: Digital Nature Photography: The Art and the Science

March
3
2008

She Said Yes

The moon peeking in
He opened a nice Belgian
And then he proposed

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Dedicated to a buddy that went and got himself engaged this weekend.
Thing of the Day: Will You Marry Me?: Popping the Question With Romance and Style

January
24
2008

Old Engine Oil

wickedly dark taste –
is this a new chocolate
or Old Engine Oil?

Written by Crafty Green Poet.

References: Old Engine Oil is a dark chocolatey beer brewed by Harviestoun Brewery, Alva, Scotland.
Thing of the Day: The Legendary Model-T Ford: The Ultimate History of America’s First Great Automobile

March
31
2007

Holy Sheet

with floral highlights
and the strength to save my soul
Uber Abbey Ale

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Another successful brew from the Heavy Seas line by Clipper City Brewing.
Thing of the Day: The World of Ships

December
7
2006

Heavy Seas

Winter Storm warning
Prepare to be blown over
This is a big one

Written by Captain Hops.

References: I just tried a bottle of the new Winter Storm “Category 5” Ale from the Heavy Seas brand of Clipper City Brewing. This is really good stuff. Get it while it lasts.
Thing of the Day: Baltimore Ravens Beer Stein

December
30
2005

Places: The Pink Door

Behind the pink door
Others drink wine while ghost sings
I drink Manny’s ale

Written by Captain Hops.

Referrences: The Pink Door, Manny’s Pale Ale brewed at the Georgetown Brewing Company

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