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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

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If These Hay Walls Could Speak

What if someone you knew stacked huge hay bale walls and built a castle inside, unbeknownst to everyone but you? Would you tell? Would you use the word “unbeknownst” when telling about it? How about this… could you keep it a secret for more than four years? Well, unless Robert Fidler, 59, of England had… (read more)

Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag

“Hey, could you grab a Wal-Mart bag for me? I need something to put our shoes in for the trip.” “Look at that Wal-Mart bag caught in that tree over there.” These or similar phrases are not uncommon in our area. Whether or not you frequent Wal-Mart, I’m sure a clear image of that type… (read more)

Disrespect From the Stupid and the Rude

[photopress:DSC_9182_2007_sm_blog.jpg,full,centered] Click to enlarge and sharpen. A former co-worker of mine sent an e-mail that described the morning activities of three or four people who had jobs in one of the World Trade Center towers in New York City. These people, for one reason or another, were delayed September 11, 2001 and could not make… (read more)


Give it just a moment to start playing after you click the “play” button. This is just the beginning of adventure for these guys. If the above player either isn’t there or doesn’t work for you, then you may download the video here (I suggest saving it and then playing it): Windows Media Format Quicktime… (read more)


I first saw this late one night, and my brain refused to accept it. I was just driving into work for a planned hardware upgrade, not expecting earth-shattering kabooms. The next morning I captured the image above, where a truck had barely beat me to the first spot at the red light. It just couldn’t… (read more)