Monthly Archives: January 2018

Paul Thomas Evans discusses walking and bohemianism with “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Paul and I got together on a rainy Saturday afternoon to share conversation over caffeine (coffee & diet Coke) January 27, 2018. Our venue of choice, the venerable Kafe Kerouac, just north of OSU on the SE corner of E. … Continue reading

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Dr. Bill LaFayette forecasts with “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Bill and I met in the café at Bake Me Happy, a delightful gluten-free bakery in Merion Village. This long-awaited opportunity came to fruition January 25, 2018. He’s a professional economist, formerly on staff at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce … Continue reading

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Sarah Biehl to “CAFFEINE COMMUNION” on young mothers in politics

Sarah and I got together at Upper Cup Coffee on Parsons. We’re acquainted through the neighborhood in which we choose to reside, Woodland Park, on the Near East Side, adjacent to Franklin Park north of Broad. Her professional curiosity steered … Continue reading

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Chuck Lynd energizing “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Chuck and I sat down on January 23 at the Global Gallery, a “Fair Trade” coffee shop in Clintonville. Those of us who have had the pleasure of working together with Chuck in various initiatives of local community development lovingly … Continue reading

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“I can’t swear convincingly,” Clay Lowe admits to “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Clay and I met at Mac’s Café, the third-oldest tavern in Columbus’ Short North, January 20, 2018. “CAFFEINE COMMUNION” ensued, but it’s not a coffee shop. When you go, order their “Scotch Egg.”  His story begins almost 82 years ago … Continue reading

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David Staley, Futurist, asks why a bartender works on the Starship Enterprise.

David and I met at Fox in the Snow January 19, 2018. Historically, our introduction was on the eve of TEDxColumbus 2, at a dinner for the sponsors and presenters. His delivery the following day is slightly dated, as per … Continue reading

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Cindy Stickley shares her confidence of ‘hope’ with “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Cindy and I shared conversation over coffee January 17, 2018 at the Roosevelt Coffeehouse, a business with a not-for-profit mission for accessibility of clean water and eradication of human trafficking. Check ’em out; it’s a pleasant venue to feel human … Continue reading

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Aaron Luther Thomas Bey talks to CAFFEINE COMMUNION about taking Tavis Smiley to task

I met Aaron Luther Thomas Bey for my first time at Upper Cup Coffee on Parsons in Olde Towne East, January 11, 2018. Aaron describes himself as a commercial visual artist, an arts educator, and the sole-proprietor and owner of … Continue reading

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CAFFEINE COMMUNION: Comparing qualities of sunlight with Daric Gill

NOTE TO READERS: I feel the call to compose this post as I listen to John Coltrane’s “Love Supreme. CLICK HERE. Enjoy. Daric and I got together at Stauf’s Coffee in German Village, seated near the bean roaster, January 10, … Continue reading

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Sarah Edwards shares her “skin-shedding” moment with “CAFFEINE COMMUNION”

Sarah and I met for more caffeine at North Market, Jan 10, 2018. A relative newbie to the 614, Sarah relocated from Vermont circa 2014. Within a year she found the not-for-profit mission that her experience and passion prepared her … Continue reading

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