A magic day.  Our house and family history.

A magic day. Our house and family history.

Kate and I had a magic day. We had a rare couple of days off together, and began to rearrange and clean some parts of the house. That grew into serious karmic purging of stuff. And doing things we super-busy people rarely do, like looking at family photos. Kate...

Happy birthday Katherine

Happy birthday Katherine

Kate turned 41 today. Here she is drawing, back in June. I couldn’t have dreamed up a more wonderful wife, and still can’t believe she married me. Happy birthday, Kate. And here’s a recent cinematic appearance featuring scooters and complex character...

We split a lot of wood.

We split a lot of wood.

We split firewood over the weekend–Kate loves this, can you tell? Using a rented splitter we split, hauled and stacked about six truckloads of red oak and other woods from trees that died natural deaths around Carbondale. We’re set for the winter, with...

Kate, and me as she sees us.

Kate, and me as she sees us.

My first post to this blog–a drawing of Kate (my wife) and me. I love her style–she’s got some dog ears and you can see inside her, and she really is this beautiful (except she made me way more attractive than I actually am.)