Archives for October 2008

October
31
2008

Scary

A terrible fright
As a Halloween blackout
Cuts the fridge power

Written by Captain Hops.

References: The power’s been out all day. I had to drive my laptop to another neighborhood and steal someones wireless internet just to get this haiku up. Thanks unsecure wireless stranger!
Thing of the Day: Xhosa Beer Drinking Rituals: Power, Practice and Performance in the South African Rural Periphery

October
30
2008

Sacrifices

Laid off in August.
Pinching pennies means no beer.
Gawd, I need a drink.

Written by Mike Driehorst.

References: Alright BHD readers, check out Mike’s website and see what you can do about getting him back to work. This is no time to have to go without beer.
Thing of the Day: What Color Is Your Parachute? 2009: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

October
29
2008

Quarters

A small silver moon
Sails through the night and crashes
In a foamy sea

Written by Marilee.

Thing of the Day: The Beer Book

October
28
2008

On the Golf Course

I don’t drink beer on
the golf course. If I did, I’d
never be sober.

Written by Dave Undis.

Thing of the Day: Golf Bag Beer Tap Handle

October
27
2008

Cookoff Conspiracy

his first-rate chili
receives the silver medal…
damn drunken voters

Written by MidnightSushi.

Thing of the Day: Cookoff Conspiracy

October
26
2008

Precious

Toast small victories
They can be most precious
Over the long haul

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Dedicated to Reed and Flynn.