Poem/Prose

Gettysburg Address :: Seven Score and Ten :: 150 Years On

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“We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.” ― Abraham Lincoln Four score and seven years ago our fathers […]

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Wine Harlots Read Banned Books

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“Don’t join the book burners. Don’t think you’re going to conceal faults by concealing evidence that they ever existed. Don’t be afraid to go in your library and read every book…” —  Dwight D. Eisenhower I always say, “if you can’t read, you can’t think.” And by restricting what you can read, severely limits critical […]

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Drink White After Labor Day

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I Have a Dream :: Martin Luther King :: August 28, 1963

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Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of […]

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Too Much Champagne is Just Right

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Pour Yourself A Drink….

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“Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.” ― Elizabeth Taylor

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Boondock Saints

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“It’s St. Paddy’s Day, everyone’s Irish tonight. Why don’t you just pull up a stool and have a drink with us?” — Murphy McManus What to pair with your Guinness or your Irish whiskey on St. Patrick’s Day? Probably more ale or whiskey, if you’re doing things properly. But for the Wine Harlots, nothing says St. Patrick’s Day like […]

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Wine Wisdom from Karl Marx

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“Be careful to trust a person who does not like wine.” — Karl Marx photo credit: Chris Lamphier ©2013

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