Byline: Adam Pribila

In The Spring Our Fancy Lightly Turns To…Poetry?

In The Spring Our Fancy Lightly Turns To…Poetry?

If there’s one word in the literary cannon that induces more groans than not it’s POETRY. It’s easy to understand why—most people’s exposure to poetry extends no further than junior high, Robert Frost, and that damned fork in the road. And that’s okay. I’d venture […]

<b><i>Tipples & Lit</b></i>: Refresh Yourself With A Coffee Tonic

Tipples & Lit: Refresh Yourself With A Coffee Tonic

Coffee Tonic Tipples & Lit has happily explored cocktails (and the books that make them even better!), but sometimes what we crave is a refreshing beverage sans alcohol. In those moments, we pair coffee with tonic water for an unexpectedly delicious twist on an iced coffee. […]

<b><i>Tipples & Lit</b></i>: Bourbon Punch

Tipples & Lit: Bourbon Punch

Hosting Book Club this week? Want to WOW your guests with something other than that batch of Skinny Girl Margs that tastes like sweaty pool water? Great! How about… Bourbon Punch Place a pot of water on the stove (6 cups or so), add 2-3 […]

<b><i>Tipples & Lit</b></i>: The Vesper

Tipples & Lit: The Vesper

Simplicity is the key when it comes to drinking while reading. You don’t to spend too much time prepping your drink, but you also don’t always want something as simple as a beer. This week we’re recommending a martini staright out of a James Bond […]

<b><i>Tipples & Lit</b></i>: Lillet and Soda

Tipples & Lit: Lillet and Soda

Alcohol and literature are inseparable—just ask Dylan Thomas (Ha. Too soon?). Tortured poets aside, there’s nothing more enjoyable than sitting down with a book while enjoying an adult beverage. Simplicity is the key when it comes to drinking while reading. You don’t to spend too […]

4 Can’t Miss LGBT Classics

4 Can’t Miss LGBT Classics

LGBT fiction has come a long way in the last few decades. From works being banned (E.M. Forester’s Maurice) to bringing the events of the LGBT community to a mainstream audience (looking at you, Faggots by Larry Kramer), fiction dealing with homosexual or queer issues […]