Category Archives: #KCLocal

Working Like Elves…

Secrets of Santa’s Workshop revealed! Now that I work for Amazon, I have a pretty good idea of what it’s like to be an elf at Santa’s Workshop at Christmas. We are finishing up our second night of overtime, our … Continue reading

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Second story for KC Star online now

Second story for the Kansas City Star is up on their website! This one was such a pleasure to do—I got to meet Danny O’Neill, legendary Bean Baron behind The Roasterie coffee that gets me up in the morning as … Continue reading

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Back to a Nocturnal Schedule

For the last few days we’ve all been shifting to a nocturnal schedule so we can work night shift at Amazon. Tonight is my first night, and I’m excited. I love the whole Amazon culture so far. The factory is … Continue reading

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Second Story for KC Star

Tonight I’ll be spending my birthday doing what I love—writing. I have a second opportunity to write a story for the Kansas City Star. Last interview was done this morning and I’m ready to start writing. Surrounded by boxes, my … Continue reading

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Meeting KC’s Bean Baron

Today I was privileged to meet (and interview!) Danny O’Neill, the creator behind the Full Vengeance coffee I raved about last month. He built The Roasterie, the caffeinated heart of Kansas City and mecca for coffee aficionados. For once, I didn’t … Continue reading

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