Archives for February 2008

February
29
2008

His Creation

It’s His creation.
They just appreciate it.
And chat a little.

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Lansing State Journal Article: Holt ministry celebrates its love of God – and beer, Official Website: RiverBrew Ministry at the Riverview Church
Thing of the Day: Drinking With Calvin and Luther!: A History of Alcohol in the Church

February
28
2008

Imperial Lullaby

sleep well, my lover
over ice cream she drizzles
the last of his stout

Written by MidnightSushi.

Thing of the Day: Perfect Scoop: Ice Creams, Sorbets, Granitas, and Sweet Accompaniments

February
27
2008

Great Plans

as friends sit around
drinking beers and telling tales
a great plan is hatched

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the Day: Dare to Prepare: How to Win Before You Begin

February
26
2008

2008 Beer Drinker of the Year

honor and duty
as Beer Drinker of the Year
to carry that flag

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Matt Venzke was proclaimed the 2008 Beer Drinker of the Year at the 12th annual contest held by the Wynkoop Brewing Company in Denver, Colorado. Jay Brooks has the story and press release.
Thing of the Day: Denver Then and Now

February
25
2008

Monday Night Buzz

nothing takes the edge
off a rough starting week, like
a Monday night buzz

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the Day: The Perfect Buzz: The Essential Guide to Boozing, Bars, and Bad Behavior

February
24
2008

It’s Worth It

a brisk walk through snow
Ten blocks to his favorite pub
beer and friends await

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the Day: Walking in Baltimore: An Intimate Guide to the Old City