Tag Archives: coffee

Book worms

Perhaps our local literary fans are a bit shy. Maybe it’s that when someone appears immersed in a book, you’re loathe to interrupt them. But at any rate, Missed Connections have been quite common lately among the city’s “book smart” … Continue reading

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Missed Connection for a barista gal in 1950s cat-eye glasses and vintage dresses

Seriously, can we get any more banal or clich├ęd? It must be tough working in a coffee shop, in terms of customer crushes. The customer can come in day-in, day-out (and even multiple times a day, as I recall from … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful day in my neighbourhood

Maybe I’m a neighbourhood snob, or perhaps it’s just that familiar street names and places catch my eye more than suburban gas stations and stuff. At any rate, I’ve noticed that I am often drawn to Missed Connections that take … Continue reading

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Barista luvin’

Ladies, back off – I saw him first. Just kidding. (But for the record, my first visit to Sam James Coffee Bar was the third day it was open in August ’09, so there’s a case to be made that … Continue reading

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