20 Oct 2016

HUMANS OF THE PFISTER | OCTOBER 2016 | Fear Edition | “Conquering Fears”

HUMANS OF THE PFISTER | OCTOBER 2016 | Fear Edition | “Conquering Fears”

A good story about fear–well, it’s kind of vain–is about when I was 21.  I conquered a lot of fears by going to school in London.  I was going to UW-Parkside and found a study abroad program through UW-Platteville.  I really had no monetary understanding or issues; I just didn’t care.  I just knew I […]

25 Jan 2016

At 10pm on Friday Night

At 10pm on Friday Night

I love meeting new people in my role as the Pfister Narrator, viagra but there are some times when I’d rather fade into the wallpaper and listen; watching and admiring life passing by rather than having face-to-face discoveries. Times like 10pm on Friday night. This last Friday I had been at the Pfister early in […]

1 Oct 2015

Apples of My Eye

Apples of My Eye

After spending time with Brian Frakes in the bowels of the Pfister, remedy I am quite confident that I will have no need to visit any doctor for 96 days or so. Brian, the Pfister’s Executive Chef, caught me in the Café drinking coffee like I was in a contest to see if I could […]

5 Aug 2015

It Is Time to Speak of Cake

It Is Time to Speak of Cake

I have some great stories to tell you all about some great Pfister visitors. But not today. Today it is finally time to speak of cake. It’s a languid summer day here at the Pfister, click and on days like this guests are relaxed and casual. There’s a couple of guys in the lobby nursing […]

21 Jun 2015

Of Fathers and Sons and Hugs

Of Fathers and Sons and Hugs

Joe and Simon hugged themselves into a booth at the Café at the Pfister on a Saturday afternoon. They stopped for a quick nosh before scrubbing up for a wedding on the 7th floor. These gents looked like they had invented hugging, viagra and I was immediately impressed. I watched this small miracle take place […]

22 May 2015

Let Me Help You Do Your Crossword Puzzle Through Deceit and Unfair Play

Let Me Help You Do Your Crossword Puzzle Through Deceit and Unfair Play

While it is true that guests come and go from the Pfister on a daily basis, order there are also plenty of good souls who you can classify as Pfister regulars. The formidable Barbara Brown Lee who has knowledge about the visual art world that could fill many volumes of thick books (my predecessor Anja […]