Chifferobe is Profitable AF

Chifferobe is Profitable AF

I have the world’s greatest accountant. I bring her sloppy folders with my month’s receipts and she makes sense of them. Without her I would have to close the store because I would not know when or how much to send the government in sales tax, and I would probably be...
Please drop by tonight!

Please drop by tonight!

Boxes Art Show featuring the work of Jerry Pope. You have seen him in the latest issue of Asheville Made Magazine, so come to Chifferobe at 132 Cherry Street, Black Mountain, to meet him in person. Help yourself to some excellent refreshments: Sangria and Tapas while...
Give Alms to All Who Ask?

Give Alms to All Who Ask?

Come to a reception for Jerald Pope here at Chifferobe next Friday 5-7 PM In New York City in the Eighties you couldn’t walk from your apartment to the subway station without getting accosted by countless panhandlers. Friends who lived there at that time felt sorry...
Dead Vegetables

Dead Vegetables

The view in front of me this morning as I drove down Montreat Road towards town was so beautiful! It rained downtown last night and there was still moisture in the air which formed soft clouds nestled onto treetops on the side of the mountains south of town, I...
Going Back in Time

Going Back in Time

This week I heard from a dear college friend for the first time in forever. Kathy Emerich and I were part of a small group of wild girls our friends called The Ravers. A cute Cornell graduate named Joe Compagni lived near our sorority house and we enjoyed showing up...
Scary Man in Black (Mountain)

Scary Man in Black (Mountain)

Tina and Dolly on a dish cloth you could frame. If you have spend much time in downtown Black Mountain, you have probably seen this homeless guy in black gesturing wildly, having a loud argument with himself, and striding quickly up and down the street. He has been...