Monthly Archives: November 2015

Thoughts of a Poet

Have you ever had a line get stuck in your head that you can’t complete?  I’ve got a couple of those working this week.  I am not talking about a line from a movie or a book, but about something … Continue reading

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Friday Woodworking – The knot is tied

The Celtic heart shaped box is done.  This was a pain to cut and didn’t turn out exactly the way I wanted, but I learned a lot.  Here are some pictures of the box. And finally, here is a peek … Continue reading

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Last Fall Day in the Garden – the planter box with plants

Today the weather forecasters are saying the first official cold arctic storm is headed my way.  There’s a possibility that this storm will lower our drought condition from “Exceptional” to merely “Extreme.”  With the hope that this is the first … Continue reading

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Self Publishing Fears

It’s great that authors now have so many ways to publish their writing.  There are still traditional publishers in addition to the booming on-line publishing possibilities and with the advent of sales outlets like Amazon, Smashwords, Barnes and Nobel, all … Continue reading

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