Coffee…by the Books

I like the coffeehouse culture even though I’m not a coffee drinker. (Personally, I favor tea, hot or cold, with extra lemon).


For a little literary pick-me-up, check out

Here’s a sample from a few days ago: The coffee order of J. Alfred Profrock, the lead in T.S. Elliot’s poem, “The Love Song of J. Alfred Profrock.”

When the morning is spread out against the skyLike a coffee spilled across a counter…”

Interesting, yes? You’ll need to link to to read the rest.

Every wonder how Voltaire would order? Jane Austen? We know Richard Castle likes his cappuccino. Would J.K. Rowling enjoy a frothy latte? Something to think about in the wee hours of the night when sleep eludes you.


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