Life of a Storyteller 2: Coffee & The Year of the Tiger

Every day, once a day, give yourself a present. Don’t plan it. Don’t wait for it. Just let it happen. It could be a new shirt at the men’s store, a catnap in your office chair, or two cups of good, hot black coffee.”.

These are the words of quirky Agent Dale Cooper, the most humane and wise character David Lynch has ever invented. And I actually follow this advice. Often by Cooper’s preferred method of a good hot cup of black coffee.

In fact coffee is so ingrained into my social and cultural life that it has already featured on this blog.

The problem begins when instead of one cup of Horton’s Liquid Brown Stuff I give myself more than a few. The Nespresso machine chugging along like a small steam train. On a busy day that tends to happen quite frequently.

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