Category Archives: Featured Writers

Featured writer: Camper English

If you’re in any way connected with the booze writing world, you likely already know this week’s featured writer, Camper English. In fact, I’d venture that he’s probably the best-known spirits writer in the Bay area. Surely you’ve spotted his byline: … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Courtney Humiston

Mark your calendar – Tuesday, Feb. 5 is the next Drink.Think reading event! Once again, we’ve got a great line-up of writers slated to read from their work — and over the next few weeks, I’ll entice you with mini-biographies, starting this week … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Alia Akkam

You’ve heard the expression “six degrees of separation,” as well as the tongue-in-cheek “six degrees of Kevin Bacon.” Well, in the drinks world, I say we’re all separated by six degrees of Alia Akkam. Alia seems to know everyone in … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Laura B. Weiss

What’s this? You thought that Drink.Think was only about booze? Au contraire! There’s always a wild card. Previous events have included fascinating readings about coffee, tea, ginger beer, even milk. So why not ice cream sodas? For this thirsty-making topic, … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Rosie Schaap

This week’s featured Drink.Think writer, Rosie Schaap, is proof of the Hemingway-esqe adage that in order to write well, you need to get out there and have some adventures. Now, you most likely know Rosie from her work as the drink … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Jenny Adams

One of the great pleasures of hosting Drink.Think is that I get to meet so many talented writers — including some that I feel like I already know…sort of…thanks to mutual friends and editors. “Haven’t you already met XXX?” seems … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Peter Joseph

Mark your calendar – Tuesday, Oct. 16 is the next Drink.Think reading event! Once again, we’ve got a great line-up of writers slated to read from their work — and over the next few weeks, I’ll entice you with mini-biographies, starting this week … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Sydney Beveridge

Hard to believe, but the upcoming Drink.Think event on Oct. 19 is just over a week away! As always, expect a lively mix of accomplished writers and authors and bright up-and-comers, all with something to say about what we drink. … Continue reading

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Featured writer(s): Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen

Double trouble, these two! Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen, aka the World Wine Guys, are wine, spirits, food, and travel writers. They’re also a helluva lot of fun to have around (as if you couldn’t tell from the michievious grins … Continue reading

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Featured writer: Johanna Gohmann

Johanna Gohmann has written for Salon, Bust, The Morning News, and The Chicago Sun-Times. Her essays appear in The Best Women’s Travel Writing 2010; The Best Sex Writing 2010; A Moveable Feast – Life-Changing Food Adventures Around the World; and … Continue reading

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