Santa Claus

Santa Claus Poor kid, he has an irrational fear of Santa Claus. His dad will sometimes park the kid with me, if I’m free, on first and third weekends, at least for a little while. Pretty specific instructions, last weekend. “There’s a thing at his school, have to bring an unwrapped gift, here,” handing me [...]

Red Whale Coffee

Red Whale Coffee Sister has become, over the years on the Left Coast, a bit of a coffee person. Last time out, she was deeply apologetic, not having had time to roast any of her green beans to make delightful, aromatic blends to send home with me. She was using off-the shelf stuff. Deeply apologetic, [...]