July 2008

The Rabbit and The Dryer

by Josh on July 25, 2008 · 17 comments

in Journal

Once upon a time there was a house, and in the basement of that house was a clothes dryer.  Every week the dryer worked hard, spinning its drum and burning gas to dry the laundry.  Unlike the stove and refrigerator, which always seemed to be right in the middle of any party, the dryer was […]


Mortar in Wall

by Josh on July 7, 2008 · 5 comments

in Projects

I finally got my materials right and found some time to work on tuckpointing the brick for the wing walls in the old back stairs. I’m thinking of this as a practice opportunity because the whole area will be covered behind lattice and clematis vine eventually. Although it won’t be very visible, I hope that […]