Category: Self-reliance

Kindling

This winter I’ve been splitting poplar logs to keep up a supply of kindling. That’s unusual – not because it’s poplar, but because I’m the one doing the job. For the entire thirty years...

Pumpkins

The co-worker passed them to the burly, with a hint of surly, removal van driver and he put them inside the A-frame meat rabbit run that he’d wedged between furniture items. Some placatory light-hearted...