I’m the owner of a tiny coffee shop called Bathtub Coffee, in Bisbee, AZ.
Yes, there’s a bathtub in the shop. No, we don’t make coffee in it.
Bisbee is an exquisite freak show of a town. An old copper mine that was liberated by hippies in the 1970s. It’s one of the last real places in the US that doesn’t require a ticket to get in.
While thousands are dying in other parts of the country, our county has just 11 confirmed cases, and none in our town. …
Deep in the desert, down near Mexico, there’s an inconvenient little town called Bisbee. It’s full of staircases and weirdos and little collisions of artistic intention and neglect. Every artist should visit. It’s a muse for any creative mind.
Most people that visit Bisbee just bounce off the surface. They walk up Main Street, dip into a restaurant, browse some antiques and hit the bars.
But for an artist, this is a town to be savored. Here’s 9 subtle ways to lift the covers on this weird little town, and turn your visit into an adventure.
Most people who visit Bisbee don’t see much of the town. They walk up mainstreet until it seems like there’s no more shops, then turn around and head to lunch. …