Old stories, revisited and updated. This is part of a series “If we were having coffee …” and tells of my first taste of TRDLO
If we were having coffee … I’d tell you that I’m being entirely self-serving by resurrecting an old meme for my … More
If we were having coffee … I’d share these questions from Debora of Blue Jeans and Black coffee. She has … More
If we were having coffee … I’d show you a snapshot I took in an airport gift shop. I apologize … More
If we were having coffee … we’d be talking about a recent New York Times article on Singlish. It gives … More
If we were having coffee we’d be looking at the gift of mangosteens from my hubby’s tennis friend. It’s an … More
If we were having coffee it would be decaf because it’s late. We’d talk about everything and eventually get around … More
If we were having coffee I’d be having iced ca phe da and you’d be having hot ca phe sua nong. On the wall behind us a flickering screen would play a reel of old Saigon street scenes. All around us we’d hear music from the ’70s, old disco and throw back rock.
If we were having coffee we’d be sitting in my favorite kopitiam (coffee shop) where they serve local Singaporean coffee in tiny earthenware cups and saucers.