Now looking at the potential of humans (including myself) with regard to understanding complex natural phenomena.
By: ycd0108, 1:43 PM GMT on October 21, 2014
Lately my access to the blogs has been limited to reading.
Most comments I labouriously pick out on the over-sensitive touch screen are either so full of typos as to be unreadable or fail to post due to my haste (generally I pick away in the garage where I can smoke and I have to remember to get back to the WiFi area before I hit "Post Comment").
For now I sit at the old familiar QWERTY keyboard ( with two full ashtrays near) and revel in the ease with whi...
Updated: 2:37 PM GMT on October 21, 2014
By: ycd0108, 3:32 PM GMT on October 13, 2014
By: ycd0108, 7:50 PM GMT on October 05, 2014
Last evening I went to a small local Community Centre to watch the show "The Only Planet Caberet" written and performed by this group:
I was somewhat circumspect about another evening of endless speeches while sitting on a wooden chair after a day of lifting 12' sheets of 5/8" "Firestop'" drywall over my head - did not get to spruce up with a shower either.
These folks from Saltspring Island have put to...
By: ycd0108, 4:03 AM GMT on September 14, 2014
By: ycd0108, 8:21 PM GMT on August 30, 2014
Readin', thinkin' and listenin' way too often lately.
THERE ARE STORIES TO TELL:
Any builder will say that renovations are the most difficult (and expensive) of construction projects - especially if the house is inhabited.
Another thing they will say is:
"Never work for family members."
Obviously I have learned nothing from 50 years (off and on) in construction.
Had a good jolt yesterday when the plumber and my helper and I sat do...
Updated: 6:33 AM GMT on September 08, 2014