The Afterlife

On the planet Galbraxia there are two prevailing views regarding the end of life. The Tendant religion believe that in death, the soul of the individual carries onto the afterlife and thus great chambers are constructed and a lifetime’s worth of wealth is stored to ensure they can afford a cozy little cottage on the…

Towel Day at Shoreline Brewery

Just outside Chicago in nearby Michigan City Indiana, situated in what used to be a billiard ball factory Shoreline Brewery stands as the Restaurant at the End of the Lake. Although brew pubs are a dime a dozen anymore, Shoreline stands out and does it in a way that is distinctively Northwest Indiana. Great food,…

Life’s a Beach: Tribe of the Sunburned Beer Belly

I am of the Tribe of the Sunburned Beer Belly, and the beach is my temple.  The warm weather is upon us. Gone are bulky sweaters, gone are trendy boots and scarves. Once again we are months away from Pumpkin Spice. Gone is the snow, the cold, praying Netflix puts something good on, and staring…