Monthly Archives: December 2011

Turning Feline

As much as our two cats annoy me at times, I have realized that I am becoming somewhat like them. How’s that you might be thinking? Here’s the typical situation: one of the cats is in my home office on … Continue reading

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Where did 2011 go?

Where did the year go?! As it has been said, “the days are long but the years are short.” I can barely think of what I made this year aside from my Roubo workbench and my small contribution to the … Continue reading

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Open letter to all Red Oak Trees

Dear Red Oak Trees, I think I owe you an apology. As you may or may not know, last June I received a call from a lady who told me that one of your brethren had fallen as a result … Continue reading

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While I am sitting at my desk, I like to listen to music. And I have found that the older I get, the more I like the music from my high school days, something about it makes me feel comfortable … Continue reading

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