Bill insisted that he had thought of this one himself. He called it Corticimancy - telling the future from pieces of bark.

National Dog Day

The incredibly handsome hound in this photo is Samuel Tiberius (named for Captain Kirk!) Carreras; Sam reminded me that today was National Dog Day. Being that the cat gets so much attention in this blog, Sam has requested some time.  Sam is an Australian cattle dog/ German shorthaired pointer mix. In terms of behavior, his …

The Desk

We visited a cluttered tool store: Captain Tinkham's Emporium. The store is a sort of tool Mecca for woodworkers. Looking for a set pf feathering planes for fairing out lapstrake planking? Try the Captain's.