Archive for February 9th, 2010


On Friday I went to visit the master craftsmen and the pieces of my library that they are working on. I took a few terrible pictures with my phone because I forgot to bring a real camera. Here’s the sliding “barn” door for the doorway: Don’t worry. It won’t have all of those gaps. They were just dry-fitting it. Isn’t it cool?!! Now here are some of the boxes for […]

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Dido’s Lament

I may previously have mentioned that I’m not particularly cultured. For instance, I share in my late grandmother’s opinion of opera. Grandma would hear an aria on the radio and demand, “Whose cat’s dying?” She got a universal laugh with this line until the day when she said it and the feline death wail in question turned out to be sung by her granddaughter Kim, who had presented Grandma with […]

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