Monthly Archives: April 2012

It Gets Better

I read this morning that a number of students at BYU have created You Tube videos for the “It Gets Better” project. I took a look at four or five of the videos. I found this video particularly moving. I … Continue reading

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The definition of insanity …

… is doing the same thing over and over again, this time expecting a different result. We’ve got an insane house finch. He likes to fly into the garage when I open the garage door, and then finds himself trapped … Continue reading

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The Water Tower

Michael spent the week in Texas, visiting his family, and I’ve had a quiet week, clearing brush around here, working at the railroad and enjoying the weather, which has been in the 60’s and sunny all week. Most of my … Continue reading

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Little White Truck

The little white truck is now over 500 miles, and done with its break in. I celebrated by driving back from Home Depot to the railroad on I-90/94, instead of Clara Avenue, taking the little white truck all the way … Continue reading

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This is not an April Fool’s joke …

Gil and I spent the better part of the day drilling 12 1 1/16th inch holes through 1 inch hardened steel. It astounded me how long it took to actually do it. Hardened steel doesn’t give up easily, and that’s … Continue reading

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