November
17
2009

Corner Bar

Down to Ale Mary’s
For a pint of Unibroue
And big ass steamed shrimp

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Ale Mary’s, Unibroue

Thing of the day: Baltimore Ravens NFL 32oz Beer Mug Glass

November
11
2009

Gratitude

Many raised glasses
Greeted the young veterans
Entering the bar

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: A Handbook of American Military History, Second Edition: From the Revolutionary War to the Present

September
13
2009

Guilty

Alone at the bar
He tries to assuage the guilt
With ever more guilt

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: Taste of Home: Guilt Free Cooking: 356 Home Style Recipes for Healthier Living

August
20
2009

Retirement

Viewing the rat race
From the comfort of the bar
Pleased that they are free

Written by Captain Hops

Thing of the day: Retirement Without Borders: How to Retire Abroad–in Mexico, France, Italy, Spain, Costa Rica, Panama, and Other Sunny, Foreign Places (And the Secret to Making It Happen Without Stress)

August
18
2009

Back to Normal

The sudden silence
Followed him out of the bar
After his outburst

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: Against the Grain: Lessons in Entrepreneurship from the Founder of Cobra Beer

August
2
2009

Showtime

Just before showtime
The bar by the theatre
Suddenly quiet

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: How to Run a Theater: A Witty, Practical and Fun Guide to Arts Management

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