July 2006

Dear, Carrie W.

by Josh on July 5, 2006 · 4 comments

in Bedroom,Journal

When you were in grade school, did you ever write a note to that special boy or girl in your class? You know, the kind of note where your turgid adolescent emotions can be summed up by the phrase, “I like you like you.” What if that note– cross-outs, misspellings, and grammatical errors included– was […]


Missing Details

by Josh on July 2, 2006 · 2 comments

in Bedroom,Projects

Sometimes finding restoration clues involves looking for what you don’t see. When I had removed all the panelling from the bedroom I am restoring, the walls behind were wallpapered down to six inches from the bottom of the walls. What don’t I see? The original tall baseboards that began where the wallpaper stops. I would […]