January 2015

Going through the Mocha Trail with Mokhtar Alkhanshali of Mocha Mill

January 12, 2015

Before I discovered that with the right beans, black coffee can taste really good, a mocha was my coffee drink of choice. I never gave much thought to the origins of the word “mocha” since for me, it meant espresso + chocolate + steamed milk. However, I discovered that “Mocha” is actually the name of […]

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On Charlie Hebdo

January 7, 2015

I got onto the BART train this morning right before the doors closed. The train was filled up and started moving before I even had a chance to sit down. I wondered why it was leaving earlier than usual but I chalked it up to the fact that it may have been a late train […]

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It’s a New Year…

January 3, 2015

The other day, I was reading Seconds, a graphic novel by Bryan Lee O’Malley. He also wrote/drew the fantastic Scott Pilgrim comic books, which were adapted into the film Scott Pilgrim Vs the World. I loved that movie and so had sought out the comic books it was based on. Which is why I was […]

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