Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Woods

At the trail head feet go on boots, and the mind is heavy with the world, and up the trail trudge. The boots carry burdens unseen, and unknown to the people of the forest, the hawk, deer, grass and tree. … Continue reading

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Heart Beats

Heart beats Lungs breathe Blood flows Life Breath interrupted Touched by pain Frightened by visions of death The mind reals Where is strength? The body fails The soul seeks comfort The monitor above the bed speaks its warning Then a … Continue reading

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Wednesday Woodworking – Shop projects

This week I got started on the shop projects.  After the kitten attack and moving most of my shop outside (stuff to be trashed is in the driveway, stuff to save is in the side yard), I’ve started work on … Continue reading

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Today is one of those days where I’ve got about five things I could write about so I asked Heather for her input on today’s topic.  She produced a list of questions and this was on the top of the … Continue reading

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