Category Archives: Cocktail

The Sun and The Moon

After several days of constant wintery weather with no breaks of sunshine I am deeply missing that big, warm orb in the sky.  The feel of the sun’s rays on my face seems a distance memory from when we were … Continue reading

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The El Rey Club

Margaret looked up at the flickering neon sign above her. It flashed “The El Rey Club” in red with white lightbulbs surrounding it. She smiled faintly at the repetition in the name. Even if she was having trouble writing, she … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chocolate Martini

There is so much to love about this time of year.  The reds and golds of the changing leaves.  The crispness in the early morning air.  The soft warmth of the sun when it does come out from behind the … Continue reading

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In Defense of the Cocktail

A very dear friend has been quoted as saying, “Never eat on an empty stomach’.  Meaning that one should imbibe in one or two cocktails before sitting down to dinner; at which time one switches from spirits to wine.  There … Continue reading

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Dusk Approaches

The red glow from the electric heater coils cast a warm glow on the walls of the cabin.  In the last moments of day the sun burst through the winter clouds and added a touch of yellow to the palette.  … Continue reading

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