Guest Barista Eric Syrdal: Triumph…

Jerusalem, Babylon, Damascus another parade passing under the city gate arch the sun blotted out by ancient stones here long before our sandaled feet trod the dust of a thousand battles into the air phalanx shields and glittering spear tips drums and raucous horns welcome the conquerors to this place of trophies fine fabrics and … Continue reading Guest Barista Eric Syrdal: Triumph…

Saturday Night Special: Temple…-Eric Syrdal, Guest Barista

Her heart is an artifact of ancient days of golden greek fire in sunsets and the fickle smile of a summer goddess brown waves woven between a wreath of laurels and the roaring adulation of an adoring congregation voices raised in prayer runes drawn in the dust as I untie her sandal straps the majesty … Continue reading Saturday Night Special: Temple…-Eric Syrdal, Guest Barista