Man Time vs. Woman Time

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ Disclaimer: this week’s column will contain generalized and sexist ideas, […]

Are we Addicted to Happiness?

Is the pursuit of happiness making us unhappy?

Question of the Day: Do You Know Joe?

March 27th is National Joe Day. There are many Joes: Joe, Jo, Joette, Joey, Joseph, Josephine, Johanna, Joann, Jodie or a cup of plain old coffee.


Jia Oak Baker’s poem made finalist for the 2015 Best of the Net Awards!

Talking and Drinking: The Culture, Community and Conversation of Men

There is a language in the beverage and the men we share it with.

Tom Daley Loves Black, In This Case, Not Dustin

He is talking coffee. Here are his thoughts.

That Time I Gave Up Coffee And It Cost People Their Lives

Shawn Henfling has a health problem. OK, he has several health problems, and somehow giving up coffee seemed like a good idea.

Your Brain on Beer vs Coffee

Tell your boss drinking beer at work will help your creativity!

Voldemort and the Destruction of Christmas

Merry Voldemas and Happy Red Cups to you. Thank God for the Red Cups, because they may just save the world… one sip at a time.

The False Conflict of Starbucks and the Red Cups

Halloween is barely over, and we’re sparring about this ongoing, fictional “War on Christmas” because of the color of Starbucks cups. Is this real life?

Six Things You Can Do With Coffee — After You’ve Finished Drinking It

Rhodri Jenkins explores the cool chemistry of coffee that give it uses far beyond just a morning boost.

Like Your Coffee? You Might Need to Find an Alternative

Dr. Anthony Horton explains how coffee production causes deforestation, land degradation, and resource depletion.

All Cups of Coffee are Not Created Equally

Does place make a difference in your cup of coffee?

What A Wise Old Farmer Taught Me About Love

Jordan Gray took an older farmer out for coffee and asked him his best advice about love and life. —– His tiny spoon clanks down on to the side of his white plate as he fumbles to grasp his cup of coffee. He is in no rush, and it seems that he has never had […]


Sweet and sad at the same time, this poem from Jia Oak Baker speaks to age, desire, and a kind of freedom.

Find La Dolce Vita in Second Act

Sometimes it takes jumping off a cliff to discover the courage to change one’s life.