Posts tagged: rancho koogmo20-Apr-2014Happened 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-2013stung by wasps
06-Oct-2012mice in the cabin
Exhibit A: Opened bag of peanuts.
Exhibit B: Mouse turds all over the frickin’ place.
06-Oct-2012the workshop has power again
No more duct tape. Everything’s up to code now. (I think.)
06-Oct-2012On Highway 19 in Hopkins County, Texas heading up to the cabin
A little Lightnin’ Hopkins for the road.
resting on live wire
cicadas in trees
carpets of grasshoppers
eating every one she
pawing biting crunching —
30-Jun-2012An 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-2012grasshopper on the mailbox
30-Jun-2012installed 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-2012tin roof repairs