Friday, August 26, 2011

A Brief History of Innkeeping in the 20th Century

Here's the next chapter from the innkeeping memoir I've been revising. Already I've changed the title to A Brief History of Innkeeping in the 20th Century. Remember, this is the Beta version, so feedback is appreciated.

Chapter 3: In which: I beat you with numbers; We doubt our ability to make it; and the link between lobster fishing and innkeeping is revealed.

Monday, August 01, 2011

An Annotated History of Innkeeping in the 21st Century

Here's the next installment in the serialized, beta-version presentation of An Annotated History of Innkeeping in the 21st Century.

Chapter 2: "What's in a Name?" In which: The Auberge gets a name, and you get to know why; We almost don't get to buy the place; FedEx: When you absolutely, positively have to have a job with a big company in order to have access to affordable health insurance; Conflicts of interest; and all the footnoted minutia you've asked for in your thoughtful cards and letters.