A place for his stuff

I never met him, but as a lifelong fan I feel that George Carlin, who died Sunday, was a friend.

Shop sharing

A freelance project I’ve been working on recently has given me an inside peek at a lot of shops, and although the goal was to gain information for an article, I’ve ended up getting a lot of ideas for my own shop.

A cherry deal

You may recall that a few weeks ago I mentioned that I’d found a good source of lumber far better than the big box stores. Incredibly, I just found another.

Cradle to grave

Reading Doug’s comment to my previous blog regarding seeing a truckload of wares from Batesville Casket reminded me that I, too, have often seen them on the road among all the other carriers of woodworking wares.

Wood on wheels

I just got into my hotel room after driving about 500 miles today, and boy are my arms tired.  Oh, wait… wrong joke.

Hot town, summer in the city

It’s hard to believe that it was only a few weeks ago that I was gushing all over myself with excitement because it was spring.

Good news; bad news

Behind every gray cloud there’s a silver lining. Of course, that also means that for every silver lining there’s a big fat gray cloud sitting in front of it.