Monthly Archive: April 2020

Home-grown self-reliance

Graham R. Cooper A duet They’re singing down the phone: “Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Graham, happy birthday to you.” Our friends – a couple who live nearby...

Baby, won’t you light my fire?

The good husband I’m not a good husband: I don’t have a woodshed. If I did, then it wouldn’t be full of wood. A friend once told me that her husband always made sure...

Can you stomach this?

Part Two Graham R. Cooper Graham’s blog aims to give his audience an insight into one couple’s attempt to live in a more self-reliant way than most people do in the industrialized and economically...