The Bean of Life

A Story of Love and Coffee



Marriage: What’s the Point Anymore?

by Alexis “Froggi” Anderchuck

Editor’s Note: While this blog encourages freedom of speech and expression, the author was advised by the editor to use clean language. The author refused. Mature readers are advised to proceed, and curse words have been marked with dashes. Enjoy!  -DHS Continue reading “Marriage: What’s the Point Anymore?”


So You Want to Help the Poor? Not So Fast….

by Dr. Markus Esboz

The Hindus have a word that we do not.


For a Hindu, samsara is the answer to all of life’s questions. Why do I suffer? Why do bad things happen to good people? Why, perhaps, is my life insufferable while my neighbor’s is layered with cushions and pleasure? Continue reading “So You Want to Help the Poor? Not So Fast….”

Is It Time to Outlaw Public Expression of Religion?

by Michael Cooper

Tired of the shouting?

Tired of the violence?

Keep reading. Continue reading “Is It Time to Outlaw Public Expression of Religion?”

Can Coffee Save the World?

by Fischer Kaldi

I believe in coffee.

I believe in its power.

Every day, I see suffering all around. It walks inside my shop, sits down, and tries to pretend it isn’t there. Continue reading “Can Coffee Save the World?”

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