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20-Apr-2014
Happened upon an abandoned house while searching for land today

Happened upon an abandoned house while searching for land today

The search for more acreage continues. The kid and I drove out to the country this morning to check out a two-acre spot of land. The property listing didn’t mention anything about a creepy old abandoned house. We tried to go poking around inside, but the front porch was swarming with wasps.
If I can verify [...]


18-Aug-2013
stung by wasps

stung by wasps


06-Oct-2012
mice in the cabin

Exhibit A: Opened bag of peanuts.
Exhibit B: Mouse turds all over the frickin’ place.


06-Oct-2012
the workshop has power again

No more duct tape. Everything’s up to code now. (I think.)


06-Oct-2012
On Highway 19 in Hopkins County, Texas heading up to the cabin

A little Lightnin’ Hopkins for the road.


30-Jun-2012
dragonfly

Double-winged dragonfly
resting on live wire
takes flight
while
cicadas in trees
make
rattlesnake noises
and
Coco chasing
carpets of grasshoppers
eating every one she
catches —
pawing biting crunching —
insectoid legs
dangling
between
canine teeth,
contented.


30-Jun-2012
An appliance no kitchen should be without

An appliance no kitchen should be without

I’ve grown accustomed to writing while standing, especially when working at the typewriter. At the cabin, the only place to do that is at the kitchen counter. Works out nicely. I’ve got a nice view of the small meadow outside the window.


30-Jun-2012
grasshopper on the mailbox

grasshopper on the mailbox


30-Jun-2012
installed a mailbox at the cabin

installed a mailbox at the cabin

Not pretty, but it’ll work.

Old school ping test: Mailed a letter to the mailbox I installed at the cabin yesterday. Let's see if it gets there.
— dolphin fart (@koogmo) July 1, 2012


13-May-2012
tin roof repairs


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