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...
Don’t travel with me!

Don’t travel with me!

It’s almost time for our September trip to Mexico, and I was reminded about how anxious I get when I am between places. I am a terrible backseat driver on car trips, and exhaust myself bracing for impending car crashes. Ron is a great, safe driver, but I worry about...
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...